Author: joannajd

The Day I Learned How to Swim

The Day I Learned How to Swim By: Arya Callaway I used to be terrified of water. There was something about it that always made me uneasy. Why would I go into something so wet and cold? I never understood why other dogs were doing it. But this was the day when everything changed… We Read More …

Downtown Living for A Year

  The Discussion J.D. brought up this grand idea that we should live downtown for a year before we start making little ones. My thought – “Now how the HECK could we afford that?!”. He had already crunched the numbers together and all we needed was the “OK” from the wife. I told him I Read More …

Smoothie To-Go

Smoothie To-Go Here’s a simple recipe I would like to share. I really enjoy this smoothie because you can add pretty much any fruit you want, and it’s super easy to grab it and go.  Time: Prep 5 min | Ready In 2-3 hours Ingredients 32 oz of Yogurt ½ cup of blueberries ½ cup of strawberries Read More …

Become a Lifelong Learner

Become a Lifelong Learner We are born to learn – that is our primary job for most of our lives anyways. Once we graduate, there will be times where we might think that we’re finally done going to school – no more education! But why stop there? Just because we’re not enrolled in any classes Read More …

Slow Cooker – Chicken Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker – Chicken Tortilla Soup  This dish is VERY easy to make – and honestly, I think this recipe tastes as good as (or better than) going to the restaurant! Having a Crock Pot is awesome, especially when you’re busy and always on the go. I really hope you enjoy this recipe as much Read More …

Sinigang Recipe

Sinigang is one of my favorite Filipino dishes. It’s super easy to make and I like it REALLY sour. This is my go-to dish when I’m craving soup, have a hangover, or if I’m sick.  Ingredients  1/2 lb – 1 lb of Meat (I usually cook with chicken, but pork ribs is what I had Read More …