Hawaii: Sunset cruise, Manoa Falls

I stood in line for 45 minutes at Starbucks this morning. Lots of people like their coffee, that's for sure. There's a Starbucks in the lobby of our tower, but it's temporarily closed. COVID maybe? Or not enough workers? The boys went to the army museum this morning, and I spent some time at the … Continue reading Hawaii: Sunset cruise, Manoa Falls

Hawaii: Disc golf and North Shore

I'm up before 6 a.m. and there's already a line for coffee. 😐 You didn't think we'd go on vacation and not play disc golf, right? The boys packed three discs each. There's one permanent course on the entire Oahu island - Kupuohi disc golf course in Waipahu. This course was about 30 minutes away, … Continue reading Hawaii: Disc golf and North Shore

Hawaii – summer vacation

We were supposed to go to New York City in summer of 2020. But we don't need to rehash the #fail 2020 was. We originally thought we'd just roll over our trip to summer 2021. But when we had to start making plans in January 2021, things in New York City weren't quite back to … Continue reading Hawaii – summer vacation

11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (the actual skiing)

March 16 We survived #snowmageddon2021 and finally made it to Avon. This would have been our 12th annual ski trip, but we weren't able to go last year because of COVID. This year, we stayed in a little condo, a five minute shuttle ride from the slopes. Well, actually it's a five minute ride to … Continue reading 11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (the actual skiing)

11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (getting there)

This would have been the 12th annual trip, but #COVIDchaos prevented us from going last year. So it's the 11th annual, take 2. Little did we know we'd end up stuck in #snowmageddon2021 in Denver. Saturday, March 13There was some rumblings of a snowstorm that was going to hit Denver late Saturday night - Sunday … Continue reading 11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (getting there)