Category Archives: Hawaii

Life These Days

We’ve started to find our day-to-day groove with a larger, wilder, messier family. Some days certainly come apart at the seams more than others, but patterns are emerging. Here’s a little entry to process and reflect. Kids Life with two … Continue reading

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The Pot of Gold on the Other Side of Awkward

I came across this TED blog post by Tania Luna at just the right time: http://blog.ted.com/2013/07/26/8-tips-to-make-your-life-more-surprising-from-a-surprisologist/ Tania Luna coins herself a Surprisologist, which is just about the most awesome title I can imagine. I wish I had thought of it. … Continue reading

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Life on Maui: the Ono and the Junk

A couple weeks ago, I came across a well-written piece by an FOB couple here on Maui about their experience finding work and their perspective on making a life in this slice of paradise. Their advice was sound, but since I’ve got … Continue reading

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Can Babies and Adventure Co-exist? And Soul-Realignment.

Hawaii has its own particular spirit – mana that is decisive in its acceptance or rejection of anything or anyone trying to take root here. It is written in Michener’s Hawaii: “Nothing, nothing that ever existed on this island reached … Continue reading

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