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
Camping is great! It needs a thorough preparation though. Here's a checklist of To-Do things to enjoy camping. 1. The tent. Make sure to pack all the paraphernalias. 2. The chairs. You need something to seat on. Get the folded ones they are easy to pack. 3. The mat, bedding, blanket, and pillow. 4. The… Continue reading A 12 Point Packing Checklist When Going On Camping
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
We are going on a camping today. Everything is ready.The red truck is full of stuff. Up north at the Mogollon Rim in Arizona is the place to go. The Rim country embraces 50-mile radius around the town of Payson. Payson is 90 miles northeast of Phoenix. It has an elevation of 5,000 feet and… Continue reading Hello Camping, Goodbye WiFi
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...
It was a very hot summer day when we passed by the Rose Garden in Mesa, Arizona. We stopped by to appreciate the beauty of the thousands of roses. We had fun viewing the flowers which are arranged by colors in clusters. We took lots of pictures. That's one thing we have in common. Appeciating… Continue reading Summer Bonding Between Mom and Daughters
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
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
The memorial weekend at the Usery Mountain Regional Park at the Maricopa county was a bonding of family and friends. We went there early or so I thought. But many hikers were ahead of us. The bikers were busy circling the hiking trails greeting everyone a good morning. The ladies on horseback were there too.… Continue reading Bonding time for Hikers, Joggers, and Ladies on Horseback