Turbo Tax Premier 2018

It’s tax season and we’ve been using Turbo Tax since forever. Every year, we check Costco or Amazon for the best deal – Premier federal & State is the one we need to do our taxes. It’s quite easy and since we have almost the same types of deductions, it doesn’t take a long time […]

Christmas and New Year 2018-19

As creatures of habit, every year we bought our Xmas tree after Thanksgiving, celebrate Xmas at our brother in-law’s and go to ski in Reno for New Year. This year we skied at Mt.Rose since it has many nice long green slope for Karen and Brandon due to knees injury from last year. The snow […]

Audie First Monsta X Concert

2018-12-01 – Audie asked us to let her go to Jingle Ball Concert to see K-POP Monsta X at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. She’s in High School this year and she’s been doing very well in school, so we let her but with a chaperone, and older college student. It’s Christmas season, it’s also one […]

Ardenwood Elementary 6th Grade Picnic 2018

Every year, Ardenwood Elementary has a picnic at Lake Elizabeth for all 6th graders who’s passing the 2.0 GPA mark. I didn’t chaperone when Audie was in 6th grade, my wife did. This year, I got to participate in the event which I thought it was wonderfully organized. The principle Casey was there which was […]

Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum 2018

Since Audie and Brandon started at Ardenwood Elementary, we’ve tried not to miss any field trip and we did. This year, again, I got to chaperone Mrs. Gregory 6th grade students to the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum, just like with Audrey and Mrs. Schlobome 2 years ago. It was fun and informative as all the field […]

FanimeCon (Anime Convention) 2018 San Jose

Audie’s growing up fast, it’s time she started to enjoy going to hobby conventions, this year, she asked to be in the FanimeCon (Anime Convention) for Anime Fans and we took her there. She chose her own costume from Amazon Prime and a $50 ticket to the convention. Audie and her friend did have fun, […]

Brandon Plays Golf

Every few weeks, I play golf and Brandon wants to join me for a round, but he never played before. We went out to the driving range for him to practice. Brandon seems to do well with the second and 3rd time.