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
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
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
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
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/
After being away for more than two years, me and my girls developed certain bonding ways. 1. Sleeping together. We sleep on the same bed. We talk about anything until we fall sleep. 2. Eat out. Before I walk them to the university, we eat our breakfast together either at McDonald's or Jollibee. 3. Watch… Continue reading Five Ways to Bond With Daughters
It's good to be back! I am visiting Manila, Philippines for a few weeks. It's sooooo good to be with my girls again. I enjoy every moment with them. We watch movies. We eat out. I walk them to the university everyday. I am happy to see old friends and co-workers.