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3 Days in Barcelona

3 Days in Barcelona

During our annual trip to husband’s hometown in Portugal last year, we planned a short trip to Barcelona, Spain. Arrived late and departed on an early flight, we had only 3 full days in Barcelona: beautiful weather, loved the culture and food, and truly enjoyed…

Blooming Dendrobium Orchids

Blooming Dendrobium Orchids

Yes, my dendrobium orchids are finally blooming, finally; after 3 years of having them. They did not bloom after dry period in the fall, they actually bloomed after I moved them outside in the spring. So, I don’t know what happened there. Dendrobium – Crystal…

Summer Garden Update

Summer Garden Update

My garden has never been this alive before! We started 15 tomatoes, 4 banana hot peppers, 4 jalapenos, 4 green beans, and 2 pole beans, all in containers, back at the end of May. With my soil mixing expertise, and hubby’s growing, pruning, and watering…

Happy 2019

Happy 2019

Can’t believe 2018 is passed just like that. It’s probably the most meaningful, and most emotional year of my life as well, thus, lack of posts for the later half of the year. Hopefully, I’ll catch up with more writings in 2019. 2018 started off…

Hopewell Rocks

Hopewell Rocks

Life has been so much better and fun this summer! My partner and I planned our first trip in early September, to the beautiful east coast of Canada. The first stop is Moncton, and we are here to visit Hopewell Rocks Park. It is also…

Palace of Versailles

Palace of Versailles

If you come to visit Paris, you should not miss Palace of Versailles. As one of the greatest achievements in French 17th century art, every single travel guide of Paris out there would recommend it to you! And it’s also included in the Paris Museum…