April 12/Out

We had a busy day today! We woke up and went for a beach run at Scripps, hit up Pannikin and my favorite used book store in La Jolla, went wetsuit and board… Continue reading

April 10/Backyard Progress

Remember a few months ago when our backyard looked like this? (Eek!) Well, it’s been slow-going, but here it is today! Last weekend we finished laying the brick wall surrounding the future “garden”… Continue reading

April 9/Eco Iron Chef Challenge

I cannot take credit for this beautiful souffle! My students had a “Eco Iron Chef Challenge” today at school and they rocked it! All the food was wonderful. I am one proud teacher!

April 8/Yellow

Is it a little weird that half my grocery bag was filled with yellow fruits? These little (champagne?) mangoes from Mexico are my favorite! In other news, it’s hot here! I know it’s… Continue reading

April 5/Surf Saturday

It’s still a bit too cold for me to want to hop in the Pacific. I was happy to go for a run and do some yoga while Pat surfed at Swami’s. We… Continue reading

April 4/Food Prep

April 3/Beet, Arugula, and Honey Pizza

Not being a big beet fan, I was pleasantly surprised how yummy this pizza was! (Recipe from here). It’s also a fun vegetarian option for pizza. Give it a try!

April 2/Veggies!

This is our last week of our CSA veggie box! I signed up with the intention of trying new things (definitely successful!) and eating more vegetables (sort of successful?). From here on out… Continue reading

March 31/San Francisco Botanical Garden

It feels so good to be home after a whirlwind weekend of traveling. These are some of my favorite shots from the San Francisco Botanical Gardens yesterday! I certainly had fun playing with… Continue reading

March 30/San Francisco Day 2

  Our second (and last!) day in San Francisco started out with an early stop at one of our favorite places, Brenda’s French Soul Food. We have waited hours in the past, so… Continue reading