Shrimp Spring Rolls

We love spring rolls! Filled with shrimp, duck breast, or flat iron steak with thin noodles and fresh herbs, they’re like hand held salads wrapped in a thin, soft rice paper wrap. Then dipped in a spicy, garlicky, lime dipping sauce, they go fast! You can order these at a […]


Gianna & Sasha

My daughters are currently 16 and 14. We are in our ninth month living in the Dallas, Texas area. We’ve been exploring the area, and so far, our favorite thing to do in the North Dallas area (Frisco, Plano, Allen) is in the Legacy West and Shops at Legacy area. […]


Bar Casa Vale

The best Friendsgiving ever was in November 2017 at Portland’s number one bar in the city with 30 courses and about 30 of Portland’s most well known bloggers. I was lucky enough to get invited.  



Four years was not long enough for me. I fell in love with Portland, Oregon at first sight, and I don’t think I’ll ever get over that city.  


About Me

This was me about a year ago May 2018 when my daughters and I visited Dobbes Winery just about an hour away from Portland, Oregon.