Just a little peek into my life.

Adventures in Pickling

There are few things in the world I love more than pickles. When I was a kid, I used to sit in front of the TV for hours with a … Continue reading

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tamsui at Sunset

I haven’t blogged too much about my personal life lately (well, I haven’t blogged at all lately but that’s beside the point) so I thought it might be time. Like … Continue reading

May 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Wow…has it been a year already??

Okay, so I’m a terrible blogger. Like, beyond terrible. I do have an excuse lined up though. I recently (recently as in 10 months ago) moved across the world for … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Recipe: Quinoa with Vegetables and Garlic Chicken

I’ve noticed that most of my recipe posts deal with recipes that take hours and hours to make, so I decided to break from the norm and provide a simple … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Okay, I know, I’ve really been slacking on this blog thing lately. It’s funny how every time I sit down to write something, life seems to get in the way. … Continue reading

April 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

B Strong Boston

It’s been a day since the bombs went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. It’s been a day since an event that is normally marked by triumph, … Continue reading

April 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book-a-like: The Lightning Thief

I went through a phase a few years ago where I was obsessed with middle grade literature. During that time, I discovered the Percy Jackson series and Rick Riordan. I … Continue reading

April 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

Recipe: Pocket Lasagna with Mushrooms

It was the boy’s birthday last Saturday so we had a bunch of people over to celebrate. He’s a big fan of my lasagna so I decided to make one … Continue reading

March 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Divergent

I know I’ve been MIA for a while. Things have been ridiculously busy and stressful at work and last Saturday was the boy’s birthday so I really haven’t had a … Continue reading

March 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Recipe: Beef Stew with Roasted Vegetables

When I’m stressed out, I like to cook. And seeing as I’m in the midst of planning for a very big move, I’m pretty much as stressed as can be … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment


High-Definition Fantasy

when things seem not quite real, and when you don't want them to be

The Dancing Nerd Writes Again

Just another girl who wants to be a writer.

It's all kids stuff.

Challenging Binary Thinking and the Concept of Childhood

Eat, Sleep, Television

Watch as I amaze and astound with opinions about what TV shows I like!

MegaMad 4 books

Reading is Definitely a Thing

Realistic Cooking Ideas

for Busy People! And sharing our life adventures along the way!

Foods for the Soul

sinfully healthy recipes

Health Without Sacrifice

Eating real and nutritious foods without sacrificing taste

What Danielle Did Next

a few of my favourie things