Tags » Turning 50

Living in the Extremes

Island to continent

Beach to mountain

Palms to pines

Sand to snow

Green to white

Warm to cold

One season to four.

Waves to snowflakes… 24 more words

New Home

The Leaving

Surf Day, A Thousand Peaks Maui

Hookup, Maui

Kihei, Maui Sunset

My Island Home for 25 years, Kihei Maui

Me and Trenton at his Carnation Farm in Kula Maui… 508 more words

New Home

From Maui to the Mainland

“You did what?” is the first thing out of people’s mouth when I tell them I just moved from Maui. It’s not surprising to me. 315 more words

New Home

Drifting and Surfing ...

Afrikaans verskyn onder die Engels

Dune surfing, 4×4 drifting, extreme driving …I had no idea what I let myself in for when my brother Danie offered me an Atlantis Dune trip as part of my “turning-50 to do list”. 1,443 more words


On the Eve of Fifty, Everything's Just Fine.

We have swapped pumpkins and cornucopias for holly wreaths, twinkling lights and Christmas trees and the weather has finally changed.  It is still rather mild and we have had only one snowfall  and although everything has pretty much melted, winter is officially here which means my 50th birthday is less than 2 months away. 3,862 more words

Bucket of Crap

I recently attended a friends 50th birthday party, the first of my friends to hit the half century mark. We played a game where each of us contributed a bucket list item by writing it on a card and dropping it in an actual bucket. 752 more words

Reflections on Fifty and My Bucket List

On Thursday I will be half a century old. It’s nice to be turning 50 when my gray hair is considered the new blonde. I now have a legitimate reason for my “blonde” moments. 787 more words

Christian Living