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Big Swell on North Shore was AWESOME to Witness

I got the chance to visit the North Shore this past Tuesday just as the large swell was starting to build.  It was pretty awesome to see as it was the first really large...
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Kayaking in Hawaii for Exercise and Awesomeness!

There’s water all around you.  Water sports are huge in Hawaii.  Don’t forget to throw kayaking into your repertoire of hobbies while you’re living in Hawaii. If you like to get around and see all...
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Veterans Day 2014 on Honolulu (Pearl Harbor)

November 11th is Veterans Day and that means it is a time to honor all US veterans from every war.  The holiday falls on the anniversary of the ending of World War I.  The...

Critters and Craziness in Hawaii: Scorpions, Centipedes, Cockroaches and tips for dealing with them

It was just the other day.  I went into the bathroom and saw a bug, about the size of a match stick, scurrying across the floor.  My instinct was to stomp it back to...
Halloween in Honolulu 2014

Halloween in Honolulu 2014

Given any thought to what you’re going to be doing on Halloween this year?  This is my first such holiday since arriving to Honolulu and I was ready to be disappointed, actually.  I just...

Kaiona Beach Park

If you don’t know about it then you may drive right by it.  Kaiona Beach Park is sort of a hidden gem in the way that many Oahu beaches aren’t.  There are those that...
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The Price of Paradise and Who Would Hate Living in Hawaii

You can’t make people like living in Hawaii.  That’s something that I’m learning the hard way. Here’s the deal:  I’m finding that either you love this place and decide you never want to leave or...
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