Monthly Archives: July 2011

Beef Wellingtons…taking our culinary skills to a new level.

Yun and I love to cook together. We don’t do it as much as we’d like, but when time permits (like last weekend), we make something extraordinary. Last weekend we made beef wellingtons, mushroom risotto, and chocolate mousse. Total preparation … Continue reading

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Saturday on Mt. Lemon

Yesterday we took a trip up to Mt. Lemon. It’s only about 25 miles from the house and something we love to do, but strangely don’t do it very often. The weather temperature is so refreshing – Yun had to … Continue reading

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javalinas in the front yard….

Stepped outside tonight to see a family of javalinas eating some weeds in the front yard. We’ve seen them a few times in this neighborhood since we’ve moved here. They are apparently as abundant as the coyotes.

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Jesusito on the border…

When we crossed the border a couple weeks ago on our way home from Guaymas, we met Jesus while we were waiting at the border. He was selling tortillas. We crossed around 11pm on a school night. Jesus sells the … Continue reading

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pre-Honduras meeting….

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dogs with attitude…

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walk in the rain

One thing we really enjoy living in the North of Tucson is taking walks. The dogs surely love this more than we do. It has been a hot summer, but with the monsoons, it cools down quite a bit in … Continue reading

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Last night we had 40+ people over for a fundraising dinner in an effort to help raise money for a trip for a short-missions trip to Honduras. We were able to raise a good sum of money and had a … Continue reading

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growing desert plants

Roughly 2 years ago (Aug. 1st, 2009), Yun and I went hiking up Mt. Lemon with the dogs. I wrote about it here. On that little adventure, we found some cactus that we liked, so we dug it up and … Continue reading

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canine cuisine

We ran out of our dry dog food last week – but prior to that we had been mixing in some wet stuff. Basha’s grocery store unfortunately doesn’t have the regular kidneys and livers and random pieces of animal that … Continue reading

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