Our Camera Equipments:

Nikon D7100

Tamron AF 28-75mm Lens

Nikon 35mm Lens

Fuji underwater camera

Photography Workshop Book

Wireless Remote

Screen Protector

Glass Filter

Lens Brush

Kitchen Tools I Love:

Kitchen Aid 5-Quart Mixer

This is not a must but it is super nice to have

Ninja Blender

We just replaced our old blender with this. 

Hand Blender

Cuisinart Cookware Set

We are slowly replacing our old pots & pans with Cuisinart

Slow Cooker

This 4-Quart cooker suits us well but bigger family may need the 6 or 8-Qt one

Mixing Bowl Set

We have this for 10+ years. I use this for mixing and as double broiler for tiramisu

Pull out trash can

One of the best thing my hubby ever bought me

Ice Cream Maker

Rice Cooker

Whisk Set 

Silicon Baking Liners



for scooping ice cream and cookie dough

Garlic Press

This is a must for ice cream making

Measuring Spoons

Zojirushi Breadmaker

I also bought mine used on craigslist 1/2 of its original price


useful for bread making

Pastry Cutter 

I use this to make the crust on moon cake and pie

Digital Kitchen Scale 

very useful for baking

Square Griddle

I love the fact that I can make 4 pancakes at the same time

Plate to Pixel

My favorite food photography book

The Perfect Scoop

Pizza Stone

a must to make a homemade pizza

Cookies Sheet

Muffin Pan

Favorite Toys

Memory Game

Boggle Jr.



Wood Blocks

Wooden Clock

Pattern Blocks & Boards

Chutes & Ladders

Kinetic Sand


Magna Tiles

Geo Puzzle

Light Saber


Rush Hour




Indoor Hoop


Useful Baby Stuff

BabyBjorn Babysitter

Graco Infant Car Seat

Snap-N-Go' Stroller

I bought used one on craigslist

Maclaren Quest Stroller

We use this for 5+ years

bumGenius Cloth Diaper

Read how we do cloth diapering here

Adjustable Booster

We don't own high chair. This one works well for our small space.

Moby Baby Carrier

If your newborn like to be carried all the time like my second one, this one is a life safer.

Ergo Baby Carrier

The best carrier for bigger baby & toddler

Baby Play Mat

for tummy time, practice rolling, crawling, any kind of play or floor exercise

My Brest Friend Pillow

The best pillow for breastfeeding

Boppy Infant Head Support

help prevent flat head

Baby Monitor

Nursing Cover

You can sew one yourself

Born Free Bottles

Drying Rack

Nursing Cream

We call this "magic lotion" in our home because of its many uses

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child

My favorite sleep training book and I read about 20 of them. I am not kidding!

The Happiest Baby in the Block DVD

Very helpful resource for any new parents

My Boys' Favorite Books/ DVD

The Story for Little Ones

My First Sign

Our Animal Friends

My First Word Board Book

Where Is Curious George?

DVD: Letters Factory

The Runaway Bunny

Flip-a-Word books

What do People Do All Day

The Little Blue Truck

Elephant & Piggie Books

The Pigeon Books

A Fish Out of Water

Green Eggs and Ham

Big Book of the Berenstain Bears

Harold & the Purple Crayon

Little Boy After God's Own Heart

Little Engine That Could


Duck at the Door

There's No One I Love Like You

Best Storybook Ever!

You Are Special

Bob Books, Set 1: Beginning Readers

DVD: Green Eggs and Ham

Animal Life: Secrets of the Animal World 


Adventures of Peter Rabbit

The Beginner's Bible

Adventures of Curious George

Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare

Children's Favorite Bible Stories

Best Nursery Tales Ever

20th Century Children's Book Treasury

Tikki Tikki Tembo

DVD: The Prince of Egypt

The Ugly Duckling

Good Deed Scouts Help...

George, Thomas, & Abe

The Velveteen Rabbit

Picture Book of George Washington

Fred and Ted Like to Fly

DVD: The Velveteen Rabbit

Dinosaurs: A Visual Encyclopedia

The Big Blue Book

Frog and Toad Together

Ten Thank-You Letters

Brushing Teeth Can Be Fun

Pig Will and Pig Won't

Mr. Duck Means Business

The Little Red Hen

Who Was George Washington

Who Was Thomas Jefferson

Who Was Ben Franklin

Who Was Anne Frank

My Favorite sites:
Bible Gateway
Experiencing God's Daily Devotion
My favorite inspirational blogs
My favorite podcasts
Free educational worksheets 

Max & Wes' Favorites' sites:
Starfall's Learn to Read with phonics
PBS Kids
San Diego Zoo- Panda Cam
VBS High Seas Expedition SongsVBS Kingdom RockVBS Weird Animals, VBS Panda Mania
Veggie Tales
Made by Joel