If You Do Not Know Where You Are Going….

If You Do Not Know Where You Are Going….

"If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there" - Lewis Carroll - Alice in Wonderland Don't you just have days that your are going in every direction that do not know which way to go? I do, and somehow this quote from Lewis Carroll brings it all in into [...]

Spring Is Finally Here!

Spring Is Finally Here!

Finally Spring is here!! There is nothing nicer than Spring in the desert. This year, our winter was long and cold too. We dipped below 30s a couple of times and went back up to 80s within days. I know this may offend some of you who actually lived with blizzard after blizzard for months. [...]

I Must Admit I Have A Weakness

I Must Admit I Have A Weakness

I must admit I have a weakness. It is not a big one. And it can be minor, financially, if you break it down. And you know I am going to break it down to justify the expense don't you?  After all I am a woman and when you add a woman with shopping, what [...]

Why?

Why?

Why? We are barely entering March that we are already planning our summer vacations. Scary to me to think that we will be out of school for a good two and half months. When my son was little it was so much simpler, summer camps and lots of playdates lined up with the mom's I [...]

The World of Beauty!

The World of Beauty!

The world of beauty!! This wonderful world that scares us and attract us to it all at once. Make up. Skincare. Fragrances... We love it all. We all age, that is a fact. How we age is up to us. How we look is up to us. Yes genetically, which is only 25%, our aging [...]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine's Day! The legend of St Valentine is full of mystery. There are so many version of the legend. The story  I was told as a young girl was of a young priest that served under Emperor Claudius II.  The Emperor decided that single men made better soldiers that those married and with families.  [...]

What there is not to Love when you do what you Love

What there is not to Love when you do what you Love

Life is spinning right now. So much going on all at once. Love every seconds of it. What there is not to love when you do what you love. Giangi's Kitchen, my cooking blog, is celebrating its 9th Anniversary today. Can't believe it. Pinching moment for me. So much has happened! Nine years ago, February [...]

Wow!!! Driving Teenager in The House

Wow!!! Driving Teenager in The House

Wow!!! My son got his driving permit. I have millions of feeling going thru me right now. Not yet 16 and already behind the wheels of a car. It seems yesterday that he was moved from his car seat to the booster seat. How stressful it was for me when he was able to move [...]