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Westgate Is Our Vacation Stay

FROM THE AIRPORT, we took a shuttle bus to our car rental place nearby.  Budget is the name of the car company we rented the car from.  Yes, really budget rate, I think it is around $200 for 5 days and we planned to utilize the transport while in Las Vegas.  LOL...  Next, we checked in to our apartment where we would be staying for 5 nights.  It is called Westgate and it is a two room apartment.  We requested for ground floor for easy accessibility, anyway, it has only two floors.  hehehehe... Check in time was at 4pm and we had three hours to go before checking in.  We went to take lunch at a Japanese place in Chinatown, waited half an hour before we were seated and by then, we were super hungry except for the baby, of course.... Once we reached the apartment, I did not feel like going out.... "why don't you youngsters go out and get all the food stuff we need and I stay with the baby?"  Sounds good, eh....  And after that, it was a night of relaxation for me.....  I sle
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Simple Ways To Stay Safe As You Travel

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Our First Flight For 2022

FLYING ON NEW YEAR 2022.... We went to Las Vegas on the 1st January 2022.  The flight was only an hour plus away, it was a short one, just what I like.  Since it was a short flight, I did not watch any downloaded movies, just listened to some songs and spent the time taking pictures of the scenery from the window seat.  Baby was good too, he spent his time playing with his mom's iPad... and another half hour napping before our plane landed in Las Vegas....  These are some of the shots I managed to capture while passing through the desserts.....  Amazing scenery of the mountains covered in snow.... Baby and I before boarding.... And this marked our first New Year flight 2022...

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Tips on Building a Great Business Website

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Our Meals To Bid Farewell To 2021

BACK IN ST JOSE...  a few days before ushing in 2022.... My kids got to work during the last week of 2021 and so we got back home on Sunday after Christmas.  It was kind of relaxing but still got to work and anyway, it was a quiet relaxing week for us.   We made two special dishes before the end of 2021, something worth mentioning about, mainly because the reason is that I did not cook for these two meals.  LOL... These two meals below are prepared and cooked by my daughter-in-law..... Her famous Hainamese chicken rice! All done from scratch... including the rice and soup....  Oh, that includes the bean sprouts in claypot too... hahaha... Now I learn a thing or two.. Next time I can do these back in Malaysia.... On new year eve, she made this fusion of east and west.... Chicken chop plus sides.... Can soup this time... LOL.... Garlic bread, sauteed french beans, boiled radish and chicken thigh.... Yes, it was a nice evening dinner for the three of us....  The baby, as usual, is always