Big Island, Aloha!

Did you know aloha means hello, goodbye, as well as love, compassion, peace, and much more?! It is truly a beautiful word encompassing the spirit of Hawai'i, which means the breath (ha) and water (wai) of life from god.  I didn't get far into Kona, a.k.a the Big Island, before I knew this island was … Continue reading Big Island, Aloha!

And Then There Was Honolulu

View from Diamond Head We get there. We were excited. We got our car. He hooked us all the way up with a Nissan Pathfinder that normally rents for like $100+ day at no additional cost. We were more pumped because we would be able to snooze in the back comfortably (it's roomy inside and … Continue reading And Then There Was Honolulu

Maui? Wowie!

Aloha. There were chickens. Chickens and roosters everywhere. From gas stations to restaurants, these feathered birds roamed freely and would walk up to you for food. I also saw wild cats running across the street to ones living in the state park by the beach cozying up to humans for food. There were more white … Continue reading Maui? Wowie!

Road Trip: Cali (P1)

We started out in Ontario in the incredibly fancy-for-a-road-trip-that-might-include-some-rough-terrain, white Chevy 2016. Coming from an Infinity 1992 that I gave up in March of this year after almost 10 years, this was quite the upgrade. The brakes were tight, which came in handy on all the winding paths. We rode about 7 hours to Sacramento … Continue reading Road Trip: Cali (P1)

Where We’ve Been

What is considered traveling? How far do you have to go? Does it only count if it's personal or maybe even business? What do you need to see, do, or eat for you to say you've traveled to a place? How long do you stay for? For example, if I lived in Florida my whole … Continue reading Where We’ve Been