Recipe: Japanese Sweet Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts

I’m always looking for low-carb and gluten-free alternatives to replace high-carb meals and snacks. While I love rice or pasta, I often feel bloated afterwards and am hungry within an hour. Hence, tasty substitutes are welcomed. Here is an easy nutritious and delicious recipe that is great with and egg for breakfast or as an…

San Francisco Pop-Up Experience

I used to think pop-ups were just for food. Well not anymore. The Color Factory, launched in August, has shown my daughter and I that it’s about creating a complete package of sensory experiences. Created by Leah Rosenberg of Oh Happy Day with design by Erin Jang, it's a sensory sensation that has locals all…

Family Vacation: Orcas Island

Road Trip This summer, we took a few weeks off and drove up to Orcas Island, Washington, where we rented a cozy cottage located just above a beach in Eastsound. We started in southern Marin and meandered north, stopping in some of the most beautiful places in the Pacific Northwest, including Crater Lake, OR and Ashland,…

Airstream Camping in Russian River

Whether you’re a put-up-my-own-tent camper or looking for a different glamping experience for your next vacation, Autocamp has it covered. Think of spending a week in a cool Airstream Trailer outfitted with a queen size bed, modern kitchenette and tiled bathroom with luxury amenities. Just outside the trailer is a dedicated fire pit, small four-person…

Home Inspiration: Texture

I'm gathering ideas for our new home. GARDEN IDEAS Beautiful stone walls just outside Rose How on Hawkshead Hill in the Lake District of England. Wondering if we could recreate something like this in our backyard. INTERIOR IDEAS I love the mix of the soft textile rug, wood plank floor and cast iron bed detail.…