I heard this from a grandpa. He's a house painter. I overheard him telling a friend that he has many projects. And that he was already behind in finishing the house painting he has accepted because he was hospitalised. That's when he uttered "we do not work to die". While it is true that we… Continue reading We Do Not Work To Die
We missed the waters.It's been a while since we've been to any body of water with running water!It's a very welcome extra that in bear camping 2019 we were able to go visit the Lower Canyon Creek with very cold water.Zoe even joked, "mama the water is too cold, I am going to die!"We enjoyed… Continue reading Caution: Cute Young Ones and Young Once At Play!
Going to bear camp 2019 is the first for my girls.Their first time also to experience the wilderness.At the wilderness, there was No Mobile Signal.No Japanese Anime for Faye.No K-dramas for Zoe.Their ingenuity came out.Here's how they enjoyed their first bear camping.They played "volleyball" with pine cones.I never thought pine cones could be so useful.My… Continue reading The Great Outdoors is Life’s Biggest Playground
We are on the road again! On our way to paradise. Our bear camp 2019 site at the Mogollon Rim. The girls are busy on their mobiles. They know there will be no service at the campsite, the wilderness. Road trip is always fun. The scenic views de-stress me. The saguaros are a delight to… Continue reading Hit The Road on Labor Day Weekend
Some people equate vacation with lots of money. That you can't enjoy your life without much money. Nowadays though there are affordable ways of enjoying a vacation. Our visit to Sedona was one good example. Here's a list of activities that one can do without needing money...
I feel so relaxed whenever I am around these green trees. Especially with my girls. Working is okay. The money is good. But I am always happy to go out of the city on a weekend. Just looking at these mountains recharges me. These sceneries always remind me that "life is good". That no mattet… Continue reading The Wonderful World
We enjoy roadtrip very much. This is one way of our mother-daughters bonding. We like shopping too. Who wouldn't?💃 But it's different if you are around nature. It's always exciting to commune with nature. I want my girls to appreciate more the environment. They really didn't go anywhere those years I wasn't with them. I… Continue reading Mother-daughters Bonding at Lake Mary
On our way to Sedona, we passed by these beautiful sceneries. The beautiful sunrise over the mountains. Other travellers on the road. The boulder mountains. The communities on the mountains of Payson. We had breakfast at the renowned bee line cafe at Payson. I had the delicious corned beef hash with the crispy hash brown,… Continue reading Roadtrip to Sedona
It's rest day today. Zoe and me stayed at the patio after lunch. We watched videos. And while we were relaxing on the swing, we were lucky to see these: A tiny bird entering the small hole, the highest one, on the saguaro cactus. The tiny bird is at the entrance of the small hole… Continue reading The Birds and the Powered Parachute
We do our little bonfire every night at the patio. https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/10/14/campfire-at-the-patio/ https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/11/18/the-winter-fire/ It's our bonding time. Especially me and Zoe. We can stay outside sometimes until 10pm. Tonight we were fascinated with the moon. It's just awesome. https://itslifelyn.home.blog/2018/09/23/goodnight-moon/