I was never really one to go out with other girls and have a girls night. Not even in high school or college. I know... I was one of those stereotypical Asians who devoted most of their time studying because an A- was like an F, and we were not having that. Fast forward about … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Have a Girls Night
I’ve seen so many Pacific Ocean sunsets growing up on the Central Coast of California but in the 6 years I’ve lived in New Jersey, I have yet to see an Atlantic Ocean sunrise. I mean every year we’ve tried, but every freaking time there was too much fog out or it was raining. This … Continue reading Our 2018 Bucket List
When I was in high school, my favorite hang out spot with friends besides the beach was the mall. They had this candy store there called Sees and I remember making a stop there before heading home. I love chocolate, and I always thought that Sees had the best. Even when they opened a Ghirardelli … Continue reading Sees Copycat Fudge
I love Christmas. It's such a fun and joyful time of the year. I've been so blessed with so many childhood memories and now, I get to make more with our little ones. I just love the feeling I get when all the decorations get put up, or when we go cut our … Continue reading Christmas is in the Air
For the past 5 years we have been going to this local tree farm owned by a family that my husband knows. This year, we tried a different tree farm. I had promised the owner that I would go visit this year, so we did. This place was a lot bigger, a lot busier, and … Continue reading Our Sunday at the Tree Farm
I have been slacking with this blogging thing. With being a mom, wife and working full time, I just kind of let it go. But I want to make sure I update this with some fun posts and memories the kids can look back on. Our Sleepy Hollow trip was actually a month ago, but … Continue reading Sleepy Hollow Trip
Jaxson was about two years old when we started our apple picking tradition. It's just so fun picking fruits from trees! We also love these memories we're making with the kids. This year was pretty good. Carson was in a good mood and made the whole experience pleasant. Last year - not so much. It … Continue reading Apple Picking Adventures
It's officially Fall! This is one of the reasons why I wanted to move to the East Coast. The only bummer is that it goes by so fast! Here's a list of some of the fun things we like to do as a family before all the leaves are gone, and winter keeps us indoors, … Continue reading Our Fall Family Traditions
This weekend we packed up our family and camping gear, and took an overnight trip to the Catskills mountains. You don't always know when you are creating a lasting memory or starting a family tradition, but that is exactly what we did. Our adventure started with a 3 hour drive from New Jersey to Albany … Continue reading A night in the mountains!
Hi guys! We’re the Arroyo’s! Our family started in 2008 in Monterey Ca. My husband is a Jersey boy who fell in love with a California girl, and now we have 2 beautiful children and live in New Jersey. We wanted to start a diary documenting our family adventures. Hopefully one day when our kids are … Continue reading Everyday is an Adventure.