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Month: July 2013

Day 17 – Post Storm?

I woke up at midnight and listened to the wind blow, not howl, just blow a bit stronger than usual.  I waited for the rain, but never heard it.  I […]

Day 16 – Storm Prep

We awoke later than normal, it was a bit darker this a.m.. Mike put on a pot of coffee, new blend from Green World Farms, we paired it with a […]

Day 15 – It’s all about the food

We had thought last night we would get up early and hike.  Well that didn’t happen, we slept in.  Then we awoke to more news about Tropical Storm Flossie and […]

Day 14 – Frenzies

A frenzy of fruit? No, today was about crowds and the frenzy they create. We began our day heading off to the KCC Farmers Market.  We were looking for fruits. […]

Day 13- Hiking the Wiliwilinui Trail

Finally a hike day for us.  We decided to do our first ridge trail hike in Oahu, Wiliwilinui Trail.  I write another blog about hiking, so if you want to […]

Day 12 – Beach Bums

There is no other way to say this than…we were beach bums today.  We went to three different beaches off The Farrington Highway in Mokuleia.  We just randomly picked the […]

Day 11 – A Garden of Views

Warning this post is mostly pictures, lots of them and not labeled. We actually made a plan today to visit an arboretum and some botanical gardens. I thought maybe we […]

Day 10 – A day of variety

We discovered today that we had variety of things planned and unplanned that just fell into place. It all began with an unplanned walk up a forest road. We went […]

Day 9 – A Piece of the Past

Little did we know when we started this day, I would be able to see a piece of my father’s history.  But that story comes a bit later in the […]

Day 8 – Treasures

This day was all about finding treasures created from mother nature and man. Due to the full moon, the tide was extremely low.  By 6 a.m. I made a bee […]

Day 7 – Bagpipes in Oahu?

Who would have thought we would be listening to the sounds of bagpipes in Oahu today? Certainly not us.  It does seem out of context on a tropical island, but […]

Day 6-Taking a Gamble

  What gamble did we take today? Did we hike up there, on that narrow trail in that picture?  No,  we aren’t that crazy kind of gamblers. So what did […]