We celebrated Eli’s 3rd Birthday on Sunday with some friends. Pizza Pool Party and a fireman cake. Good Times!
When I was in Costa Rica last month I noticed that some of the nicer restaurants were using Tilapia as their fish protien when they made their ceviche. Ceviche is a dish typical to many Latin American countries with some slight variations on how it is prepared. In some countries like Mexico, Ceviche is often
I just got back from doing a recon mission down in Costa Rica. I was looking for places to stay and also searching out information in regards to having our second child down there. The private hospitals in Costa Rica are top notch, medical tourism is on the rise and many gringos are starting to
Well it was that time of year again when Ocean Beach, San Diego; lets it freak flag fly at the annual Christmas Parade. We missed it last year, so we were very excited to get to see it this year. It was especially fun this year because Eli is at the age where he can really enjoy the
We have been very blessed with our aquaponics system and the continued growth of the fish and the vegetables even through this cooler fall season. One of the first reasons that we set up an aquaponics garden was to help off-set our food costs and to have something edible just in-case we needed it for
From Els 2nd B-ay Party For Eli’s second birthday we decided to go with the trash truck/collection site theme. We think that this would have been his choice of theme considering how into trash trucks he is. It is rather funny to us because we have friends who’s kids are totally obsessed with commercial items
We got ourselves one of those swimming pond things. It actually works out great because we have a rather large driveway, and not a whole lot of vehicles. The local Rite Aid was having a sale on their summer pool items and we were able to pick up this beauty for just under $45 bucks.
After so many requests for my bird mobiles I am finally putting together a website to order them from! They are all hand-made and one of a kind customizable. Each bird has two different fabrics, one for the body and one for the belly. These can be color coordinated or totally random, whichever you choose.
Last weekend a bunch of the neighbors on the 4500 block of Saratoga got together and had a garage sale. It worked out perfect for us because we were in the process of moving out of our house in the back and into the front house on the property. This meant that we had a
I guess what makes this first week in the Caribbean just that much sweeter hit me when I was talking to our friend and house sitter in San Diego the other day to get caught up on what was happening while we were gone, “It is cold,” he said, “Not just cold, freezing, there is