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The Friday after Christmas, Bryan and I left for a week on the big island of Hawaii.  It was an incredible trip. We went whale watching, took a boat tour to see an active volcano, ate some truly amazing food, went snorkeling, and of course, spent many glorious hours simply relaxing in the sun. 19 more words


Pearls Are The Tears Of Their Oysters

Gary had this thing about “Mexicans”; or rather, against them!  “Just look at that!” he’d rant as we drove past a group of Hispanics waiting on the street to get picked up for field work.  636 more words


The travel was smooth. CLT-IAD. IAD-Munich (a couple of Lunestas later). Munich-Rome! We met Rebecca and we were off to the mountains of Fiuggi.

***Want hair like this? 1,025 more words


From big city to beach camping

KONA, HAWAII — Turns out traffic in paradise can be hell. After a breakfast of  French toast made with Punalu’u sweet bread, caramelized apples and cinnamon gastrique, we stopped at Costco to pick up supplies. 666 more words

Move To Munich

Investigation initiated into possible drowning in Kona

A coroner’s inquest investigation has been initiated in connection with a possible drowning in Kona on Thursday, Jan. 12.

At 11:15 a.m., Kona patrol officers responded to a report of an unresponsive man in waters off Kua Bay. 53 more words


7 Days

Hey all!

One week completed! Whoop!

First things first, I gotta say this: the food here at YWAM is AMAZING! It’s so healthy but tasty at the same time. 494 more words

Attic/Addict in Paradise

          I’m back home in Kona after yet another extended work trip to the mainland.  Specifically, Kailua on the Big Island of Hawaii, described by bumper stickers as, “A drinking town with a fishing problem.”  It’s a tourist destination for seasoned tourists.  1,378 more words