Day 9 – Aloha Nui Loa

Today was the day of our Oahu Heart Walk.  Mike and I raised a grand total of $5,160 for the Oahu Heart Association.  Aloha Nui Loa to our wonderful friends […]

Day 8 -Just Another Day

As I neglected to write yesterday’s Day 7 on its actual day, I was up early to write it, writing on day 8 about day 7 was the start to […]

Day 7 – Island Treasures

It was such a wonderful day on Thursday, I couldn’t begin to put it in words yesterday (hence writing Thursdays post on Friday). We found some island treasures and ended […]

Day 6 – Non-Touristy Tourists

The day didn’t start out doing non touristy things. In fact it started out as doing a very touristy thing, walking into Waikiki to grab a cup of coffee at […]

Day 5 – Surf from Sun Up to Sun Down

Yup, we watched surfers in the morning, we watched surfers in the evening and in between? Stuff happened. Mike had a longer run planned for today, to run part of […]

Day 3 – Learning to Listen

The island tells you things, you just have to understand how to listen to the island and decipher the message.  We weren’t listening very well for some of the morning […]

Day 2 – Blending In

We woke with the fog of travel  still trapped in our brains, slowly wearing off.  Our first full day here, was a day to blend in, to experience how we […]

Oahu Day 1 – Arrival

  Our day begin at 3:30 a.m. eastern time, drinking horrible hotel coffee, but cheered by the fact that I raised $5,000 in donations for the Oahu Heart Walk coming […]

Day 7 – Take That Road

Today was slow, today was about taking roads we haven’t traveled before, today was just about meandering about, today was finding the unexpected. We woke to the sun rising, a […]

Day 6 – Making Plans

To day it was about making our next trip plan around sand dollars hunts. After a restless night’s sleep due to little wind, an air conditioning unit set for an […]

Day 5 – Exploration

Today we had the opportunity to explore one of the largest caves, if not the largest one in the Bahamas, we scouted out a future rental and found a beach […]

Day 4 – Seashells and Goats

This island has an abundance of a two things, goats and seashells.  Today we encountered both, we cruised the shell highway in one spot and get held up in a […]

Day 3 – Days like This…

A  day like today makes it difficult for us to travel to another Bahamian Island to explore (well except for Staniel Cay, that is such a special spot to us). […]

Day 2 – Message Recieved

I am a believer in signs, messages from the universe. I look for these reminders in life to keep me on track or to remember people. Today two messages were […]

Day 1 “Welcome Home”

We left snowy New England for sun, sand, and warmth in the Bahamas. We made our way to Long Island via Nassau.  We fly Southern Air and yesterday was the […]