Protein Dijon Dressing


Hey, Friday is almost here! I’m ready, it’s been an odd week of drama and stress. Thank goodness for great family to talk to, a wonderful husband, and intense workouts to blow off a little steam. And we’re still kicking it here with Shadow, he’s eating and drinking. But not gaining any weight, very skinny, […]

Living It Up


Darn, another weekend disappeared too fast! It was a fun, but busy weekend! And a weekend full of rich eating, whew! It started on Friday when hubby and I went to Baagan for lunch to try this week’s trio plate. It was pretty amazing with scallion sweet potato pancakes, coconut chili brown rice, and orange […]

Scenes from San Francisco


Shadow is hanging in there, he’s been eating and roaming the house which is hopeful that he has a little more time. And I am finally done recapping last weekend after this post and what a weekend it was! After leaving the VegFest Saturday, we checked into our hotel near Union Square in San Francisco […]

San Francisco VegFest


We’re still going through tough times here, we got bad news from the vet on Shadow yesterday and may have to make a tough decision in a week or so due to complications from feline leukemia. The thought of losing Shadow so soon after Skipper breaks my heart, he’s been with us for over 14 […]

Scenes from Apple Hill


Thank you for the kind words on Skipper, I really appreciated the sweet comments and emails. It’s a tough time since Shadow, our sweet older kitty, is not doing well and losing more weight. Hoping for good news from the vet tomorrow. But I’m grateful to be able to share our lives with so many […]



I’m slowly getting back to reality and the grind after a non-stop roller coaster ride this weekend. I have lots to catch up on and tons of pictures to go through this week. The last three days have been such a whirlwind that it feels like it’s been a month. But this post will be […]

Race Ready


What a week and weekend so far. This is a busy month for me with lots going on at work and the weekends and that’s all good. Hubby and I celebrated our dating anniversary yesterday with fun little gifts, like this cute little 8Bitdo NES30 Bluetooth game controller for my iPad. And stepped out for […]

Cinnamon Banana Dressing


Wow, October is here already! It’s an awesome month for vegans in Northern California starting with the Sacramento Vegan Chef Challenge running during the entire month. Basically a bunch of restaurants create fabulous vegan menus to compete against each other for votes and anyone can try these unique dishes and vote for their favorites. It’s […]