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Yay! blue skies and sunshine have returned to sunny Poipu today. The trade winds aren’t back in full so it’s still muggy.

It should remain partly cloudy with a few passing showers through the weekend. 40 more words

Kauai, last day...

I know that a 3-week vacation is extravagant, but if you can do it you definitely should. I am almost ready to be heading home which is good. 403 more words

This And That

Aloha from Kauai

I write to you, live, from the Garden Isle, Kauai!

Once I get back to “the big island” (aka the continental USA), I’ll fill you in on tips/tricks for living in paradise. 15 more words


Get Out and Do Something

We’re expanding our learning outside the comforts of the classroom and conducting field work with two local organizations.

Malama Maha’ulepu is a grassroots group determined to protect and preserve the Maha’ulepu watershed. 414 more words


Travels in Kaua'i

We arrived at Po’ipu beach in Kaua’i on Sunday afternoon, after 6 hours of first class travel from San Diego on Alaska Airlines. A first for us both. 429 more words


Hanging with the Honu

Even with a few choppy days, we headed out for snorkel sessions with the local sea turtles or honu in Hawaiian. I love these underwater shots with the GoPro which make Chris and the honu appear to effortlessly fly through the water.   57 more words

Playing in Poipu

Poipu which translates to “crashing waves” in Hawaiian is located on the south shores of Kauai.

At the tip of Kukuiula Bay, you’ll find Spouting Horn where the Poipu surf rushes into a lava tube expelling a powerful gust of sea water and air. 145 more words