In November, I ordered the Mindful Budgeting Planner from Cait Flanders. I wanted December to be the first month I started tracking my spendings and earnings. I’ve used apps like Mint and YNAB (You Need A Budget) but it wasn’t working for me. I preferred to manually track everything.Read More
Few years back, we tried to leash train our cat, Kona. She didn’t like having a harness on her but liked going out on our apartment staircase. There was one time where we thought it was going to be a success because she went down to the parking lot but something must have freaked her out because she bolted back into the apartment. We never tried again after that.Read More
At the end of October, my sister and I went to Turks and Caicos to celebrate her 29th birthday. We stayed at the West Bay Club in Providenciales (Provo), the most developed of the Turks and Caicos’ eight inhabited islands.
Because we came during the off-season, our hotel was practically empty and our car rental was dirt cheap. The weirdest part was getting used to driving on the left side of the road. Instead of street lights, traffic’s regulated through roundabouts and speed bumps.Read More
This past weekend we decided to take a spontaneous trip to Alvarado Street Brewery in Monterey, California. We wanted to enjoy amazing beer, delicious burgers, and the ocean.
We left early Saturday morning and had breakfast at Loulou's Griddle In the Middle. The restaurant had been featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives with Guy Fieri and their portions were huge.Read More
With my parents being in Kauai right now, it only makes sense that I write about our favorite spots in the Big Island.
Last year in November, we went to the Big Island for 12 days. We split our vacation into 3 different cities: Hilo, Waimea, and Kailua Kona. It gave us enough time to explore each city and see what it had to offer.Read More