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On my recent travels to the United States, a stand out spot where I fell in love was a small island located a short 40 minute flight out of Honolulu.  475 more words


Kona on East End of Rundle (EEOR 900 m gain)

Kona on EEOR ridge on May long weekend. More snow than usual this spring. Grotto Mountain centre behind. This completes the Triple Crown of Canmore for this year.


Gus on East End of Rundle (EEOR 900 m gain)

Gus on way down from EEOR on May long weekend. Kona behind on way up.


The Big Island Adventure

My first trip to the Big Island was everything I expected and more. After this winter in Portland, I was desperately in need of a warm, relaxing tropical getaway. 2,890 more words

Kona on Eagle Mtn (1100 m gain)

Kona (4 yrs) on Eagle Mountain in Yaha Tinda area on May long weekend. Maze Peak behind. Had to go to left around the one steep downclimb on the ascent.


Ice Apple And Tender Coconut Granita

After my first sorbet making experience last year, I have been wanting to make the granita since long. I guess the long process of freezing somehow stopped me from trying this chilled , crunchy dessert. 260 more words


The Storm after the Decision

The last couple of weeks have been an interesting dive into the unknown for me. I understand most sports, what equipment to get, how/where to get it, and how to go about joining a team, but triathlons are different. 956 more words