Vietnamese Banh Cuon

I’ve made this once at home. It was pretty difficult. I think I’ll stick to buying this one at the grocery store. It reminds me of home. I love eating this with cha and fried dried onion pieces and nuoc cham.  It’s made with pork and mushrooms with a rice wrapper. I remember my mom…

Caffe Amouri in Vienna, Virginia

I love this place! If I didn’t have kids this is the kind of place I’d be all day especially on a rainy day like today. I love it. It reminds me of this place in called Mozart’s in Austin, Texas. It just needed a lake next to it and more seats/couches. That’d be nice!

Crocheting in the spring!

Trying to crochet in the spring time is like wearing a winter sweater during the summer! It’s just pure MADNESS I tell yah! I would love to crochet it’s just that it gets so hot when you’re underneath all that yarn! Then again it is the perfect time to start stocking up all your WINTER…

Fall Festivities

I’ve been so busy planning and doing Fall Festivities that I totally forgot that it was ACTUALLY Fall Festivities! My friend reminded me…she follows me on Instagram and been keeping up with all my pictures! She says looks like you’re really enjoying Fall! How could I lie! I LOVED IT! My first trip fall activity…

Newborn Baby Pumpkin Crochet Hat GIVEAWAY

YUP I’m GIVIN’ it away! It seems like a lot of people were interested in the baby pumpkin crochet hat and since Fall is coming and I don’t have a baby YET…I’d like to at least share it with someone who could appreciate it more than I could. Only exception is that you must be…

This is what got me started….

on my super crazy BABY PHASE….lol yeah…so one of my friends JUST HAD to get pregnant…lol just kidding! I’m REALLY super happy for her and her family! Normally…NORMALLY when my friends have babies, I just get them whatever’s on their registry and run in the OPPOSITE direction…yeah I was scared and terrified AND I had no clue…

Crochet Asian Kimono Baby Shoes Bootie

THE PATTERN I. For the sole I just crocheted the normal sole: Basic Baby Shoe Sole (Original Pattern) Materials Needed: Size F (3.750mm) crochet hook (Newborn) Size G (4.00mm) crochet hook (0-3 months) Size G (4.25mm) crochet hook (3-6 months) Worsted weight yarn in any color Rnd 1: Ch 12, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next 7, hdc in…