Monthly Archives: February 2013

(Hawaiian) Holiday Barbeque

Back in the Northeast, where I spent my childhood, barbequing is a way of welcoming the summer season and saying farewell to the summer season. I’m talking about Memorial Day and Labor Day. But here in Hawai’i, President’s Day works … Continue reading

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One Billion Rising

Most people celebrate Valentine’s Day with their spouse or partner, but today in my little Hawaiian town we celebrated by dancing in the streets. Apparently there is this movement happening called “One Billion Rising”. It’s a movement created to help … Continue reading

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I have a little bit of google-ing to do this evening because I think I saw something extraordinary a few hours ago and I want to make sure it was real. Today, the horizon was the most free of clouds … Continue reading

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This Happy Hawaiian Life

Aloha, I am now sitting on a rock in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. I am more 5,000 miles from where I grew up. I am more than 1,500 miles away from the nearest continent. I am EXACTLY halfway … Continue reading

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