Friday Royal Tidbits

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It was so lovely. I didn’t think I was going to be awake in the wee hours. But I was, it was unplanned. Here are my Friday Royal Tidbits. Kate’s sister Pippa; that bridesmaid dress was  BRILLIANT.  Dang. Pippa. Work it. Own it Prince Harry…nuff said.  Pippa and Harry, now THAT is a thought. I […]

New Trader Joes Find

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I have two sweet finds to share today. One is an oldie but a goodie.  The other is BRAND new.   The old friend first. Sublime Ice Cream Sandwiches. Simply delectable. Two chocolate chip cookies with vanilla ice cream in the middle then rolled in mini chocolate chips.  I can neither confirm or deny that […]

An Easter Story 2011 {Wordless Wednesday}

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Here comes Peter Cotton Tail King Me The 6yo The 10yo The 4yo The Dash The eggs The Documentation The thrill of victory The dandy 2lb eggs hidden high in the Lemon Spring Cream colored carpet OC SKIES THEN OPENED UP The Traditions New recipes {it’s coming friends… pinky swear} Sweets for our sweeties Introducing…. […]

Terje Sorgjerd and The Mountain

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So splendid. We have a beautiful planet.  Check out planet earth in astonishing time laspe photography.    This was filmed between 4th and 11th April 2011.  From El Teide.  Spain´s highest mountain at 12, discount unhealthy 198 ft (3718m). It is one of the best places in the world to photograph the stars and is also the […]

Asparagus with a Mimosa Topping (A Hard Boiled Eggs Recipe)

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Hard Boiled Eggs. I have quite a few in the ole frig this morning.  What to do with these leftovers, what to do?   I’m a little bored of egg salad and deviled eggs, I wanted a NEW hard boiled eggs recipe.  Then it hit me.  Recently on a trip to Berkeley, DH and I  joined […]

EFFEN Cucumber Vodka

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Pin It I Found it! EFFEN Cucumber Vodka EFFEN Cucumber Vodka became available to consumers this past March.  I just found it on my grocer’s shelves this past week.  Well, my friend, Ms. Anne found it while we were shopping.  She is a HUGE EFFEN Black Cherry fan and her eyes became the size of […]

La Costa Resort and Spa & The San Diego Momfia

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The gardens were in full bloom, the San Diego sun was shining, and the pools were shimmering. And the food. Oh the food. Last weekend The San Diego Momfia was invited to experience the newly remodeled and renovated La Costa Resort and Spa.  Mi Amiga, Courtney, and I packed our bags. We were off to […]

Prince at the Great Western Forum

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Sizzling. That is what this man is. Photo credit on this combo capture goes to Lindsey, sovaldi aka The Modchik, generic   who was standing beside me, a fellow Prince lover. Prince, a rock star who has built a three decade career by channeling the sexy, is in town.  Los Angeles, Great Western Forum, to be precise.  At […]

Beautiful Interior Paint Colors

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I have been in the redecorating mood lately something fierce.  The first target in my viewfinder is the kitchen. These walls need a new coat of paint.  Then we will need new upholstery to match, treatment  AND then new window coverings…  the snow ball is off and rolling.  It is a slippery slope, I tell ya.   While staring […]