Seranading and storytelling filled the rainforest landscape as we kayaked, trekked through mud and braved the power of a natural waterfall this morning. All that’s left now are memories of the Menehune folktales we heard and beautiful imagery. While we … Continue reading Kauai keepsakes
I realized over Thanksgiving that I haven’t been as engulfed in the outdoors as usual. My husband and I often do hikes in the nearby mountains or walks around the neighborhood. But we have both been so busy! On thanksgiving … Continue reading A need for nature
One of the bigger things on our wedding registry we received was a Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer! My mom was gifted one a few years ago, and it was always in my mind because it makes things much simpler. I … Continue reading Finding food finesse with new gadgets!
In case you didn’t notice, there is a WHOLE section of my blog about music. This includes concerts I go to, songs that strike me, as … Continue reading Wedding Weekend Music
Before the wedding, I was consistently doing YouTube Zumba on Wednesdays with Shine Dance Fitness. But I stopped when I home for the wedding and then it was REALLY tough to get back into it. I quickly went back to … Continue reading Bouncing out of workout blues
With the ticking of the clocks changing, the shine and warmth of you has shifted. After some searching and howling, I have discovered where you hide. … Continue reading Napping November
Through the thicket and brambles of my distracted brain, I am writing my first post since the March 2021 Slice of Life Challenge. As my world opened up again in the Spring (with vaccines becoming available), the happiness horizon was … Continue reading Blog, it’s been too long!
It’s the final day of the 2021 March Slice of Life Challenge! After blogging every day in 2020, I took a break in January and February from posting very much. I enjoy doing writing more creative posts for this challenge … Continue reading Successful Slice Challenge (MARCH SOL 31/31)
Yesterday, Eva reached for something on the floor. I picked it up and blew it away from where we were playing. She started laughing and wandered to pick it up again. She then blew on it and it moved slightly. … Continue reading Simple Pleasures (MARCH SOL 30/31)
Excuse me, Mom? Can I come in there? *of course Patches ended up snuggled under the covers shortly after these photos* Continue reading Patience and personal space (MARCH SOL 29/31)