Reaching for the Stars at Fifty

Reaching for the Stars at Fifty

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.― T.S. Eliot A few years back I was stuck in a rut and needed a change of pace in my life. I started to read a lot of self-help books and research on clean eating and clean living. [...]

Goodbye 2018 Hello 2019

Goodbye 2018 Hello 2019

Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. ~ Hal Borland Time flies so quickly and leaves us with another year of exciting experiences and fond memories. After a trying 2017, 2018 was bound to be better and it didn't [...]

Pushing for New Heights in Taiwan

Pushing for New Heights in Taiwan

The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. ― Eleanor Roosevelt It has been a couple of years since we last visited Taiwan. Taiwan is a small island country with friendly people, mouth-watering local cuisines, and a plethora [...]

Unplugged from a World Away

Unplugged from a World Away

Sometimes you have to disconnect to stay connected. ~Regina Brett At this day and age, our daily lives consist of everything electronics and online. Computers, laptops, smartphones, video games, social media connections etc. With all the sensory overloads, there comes a time when enough is enough. We must leave time to unplug, disconnect and head [...]

A Perfect Fall Day

A Perfect Fall Day

“Good seasons start with good beginnings.” ~ Sparky Anderson Today is the first day of Fall. In Seattle, it usually means a season for rain, wind and back to school. I started this blog two years ago, looking for a way to document and share our life journey with all its ups and downs. I [...]

Treasured Moments Captured

Treasured Moments Captured

In family relationships, love is really spelled T.I.M.E. – Dieter F. Uchtdorf Ever since our kids were little, we have been taking family vacation almost every year during their summer holidays. I treasure those moments we spent together and once in a while I would get reminders from my Facebook notifications on those fun times. [...]

June is for New Beginnings

June is for New Beginnings

The only thing you can do in this life is pursue your passions, celebrate your bloopers and never stop following your fear. —Grace Helbig June had been a busy month for us, from work to all the activities in between. It also signifies a lot of new beginnings and most of all we get to [...]