Monterey

Some weekends are better than others. A weekend in Monterey, following a busy season of work and personal obligations. Taking Nick to the aquarium for the first time. Listening to his nonstop chatter during his very first bike ride. And finding sand in every. single. place. Doesn’t get any better than this.

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Oak and Seoul

My friends, Soerha and Hana, recently created a food blog together to document their newly embarked journey to learn to cook Korean food. I was super excited when they invited me to an Oak and Seoul lunch! On this day, they made bibimbap, which is a signature Korean dish that you can find in almost…

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On parenting…

This summer, Nick will be three. If you’re thinking, ‘Eeeek! What?!’ then you’re on point. Toddlerhood is an adorable, yet annoying age. It’s a good age, and probably my favorite. The conversations are hilarious, and the cheeks still quite pinchable. But it’s a challenging age no less. And brings forward one of my worst fears…

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A new rhythm

Well, here goes. Aย fresh start. If you’re just joining me now, welcome to my new blog. And if you’re wondering what happened to theย old blog, it’s there, in tact. But (I’ve known for some time) that I’ve completely outgrown it. The only thing keeping us together was nostalgia. When I started pear+apricotย almost five years ago,…

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