North America · Travel

2016 Summer Vacation (Part 1) – Toronto

This summer has literally been flying by.  Before we know it it was already mid-August, with just a few more weeks before school starts.  Where did the time go?! We only had one true family vacation planned for this summer.  Part of it was because it has been particularly busy for both of us at work,… Continue reading 2016 Summer Vacation (Part 1) – Toronto

Hawaii · Travel

Goodbye Hawaii…

The day to say goodbye to Hawaii has crept up on us.  We were still having so much fun that we just weren't ready to leave yet.  Unfortunately the reality called and we had to sadly load up the rental car and checked out from the condo.  We did however manage to squeeze in one… Continue reading Goodbye Hawaii…

Hawaii · Travel

Hawaii (Day 7) – Makapuʻu Point + Waimanalo Beach

Our last full day in paradise was once again full of way too much fun and amazing views.  We wanted to get one more hike in so off to the Makapuʻu Point Lighthouse Trail we went. Makapuʻu Point is the most eastern point of Oahu, and is about 15-20 minutes from Hanauma Bay.  Shortly beyond Sandy Beach and… Continue reading Hawaii (Day 7) – Makapuʻu Point + Waimanalo Beach

Hawaii · Travel

Hawaii (Day 6 Afternoon) – Laie Point & North Shore

The rest of this day was spent driving up and down the Kamehameha Highway (Hwy 83), specifically the famous North Shore portion.  We first visited the Laie Point State Wayside.  Late Point is located a bit hidden off the main road, so you will need to go through a neighborhood to get to it.  I have heard that… Continue reading Hawaii (Day 6 Afternoon) – Laie Point & North Shore

Small Annoyance in Life

Small Annoyance in Life – Driving

If you know me personally, you'd know that I am very impatient, and that I am easily annoyed with the smallest things.  Here is one of them...(strictly personal opinion only!) Driving - When driving on a one-lane local road that has a 45mph speed limit, only to get stuck behind someone driving 35mph.  Seriously?! Do you get annoyed by any… Continue reading Small Annoyance in Life – Driving