Spring Break 2016

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Welcome back to Hawaii, Reagan.  She loves their exotic food there.  Oh wait… We spent time in the water together.  Reagan is the kid I can usually talk into some kind of sea adventure with me. Random shot at the snorkeling pool. At Waimea Valley, where they filmed Jurassic Park scenes.  We swam in that waterfall in the distance. When … Read More

The Last Day

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We leave in the morning so its the last full day here. The consensus was easy – back to the favorite beach. On the way, we took our leis out to Duke to continue the tradition. Time for another boat ride, sis? Let’s finish the trip with Reagan in Hawaiian. Reagan had a “good” vacation. It was probably great actually … Read More

Cultural Diversion

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The family always enjoys a luau while in the islands so Kim picked a bit of a different one this time. Usually, these are just a dinner and show. But we learned of the Polynesian Cultural Center over on the other side of the island. It was more of an all day adventure. Kind of like Epcot meets luau — … Read More

Sandy Beaches

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We were headed back to Hanauma Bay but it was full from all the damn tourists. So we drove on and promised to return later. We drove around the bend to Sandy Beach. I had seen this beach mentioned a variety of times as a popular and dangerous beach. I saw it on Obama’s list of favorite Hawaiian places too. … Read More

Sicko

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Reagan woke up with flu. In Hawaii. Maybe she just did too much? Spent the day in bed. Puked and missed most of the toilet. Watched a bunch of movies. Luckily, the day was the worst weather we had. So we all took a little time off with her. That’s one way to spend Thanksgiving.