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Category: Holidays

Gluten-Free Apple Crisp and Apple Pie With Home Grown Apples

Our Golden Delicious Apple Tree has been giving us delicious apples for weeks now. The squirrels have been enjoying them, too, and are kind enough to let us have a few. While there were still some to pick, we made apple pie and Gluten-Free Apple Crisp. See recipes below…

How Not To Put On Weight During Holidays

Are you one of those people wondering how not to put on weight during holidays? I am. Let’s be honest with each other: to avoid holiday weight gain is a scary prospect for so many people who have dedicated the whole year to losing weight. The idea of gaining…

Pastorino’s Is A Popular Pumpkin Patch Near Me

In our day road trip looking for a pumpkin patch near me, we visited Pastorino’s in Half Moon Bay. You can’t miss this popular pumpkin patch in Half Moon Bay which is located on Highway 92 as you just come into the town. It’s been a favorite…

Holiday Season Without Our Parents

There are tons of articles and posts online about holiday season tips and getting ready for the holidays. This post is a little different. We became waifs last year, and it’s finally settling in on us that our parents of both Kevin and me are gone. Within the years…

Farmer John’s Pumpkin Patch Half Moon Bay

Yesterday, we took a day to visit pumpkin patches in Half Moon Bay for photography and fun. Our photoshoot started at Farmer John’s Pumpkin Patch in Half Moon Bay on Highway 1. We took lots of pictures and enjoyed the decorations that Farmer John shares with all of his…

Blog Setup Tasks + Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to All!

 As this blog site is a new one, there are a lot of “firsts” that I am exploring to get it set up and to do it correctly. I’ll just share a few things that are happening today. Then I have to dash out and do some Christmas-type…