A Hawaiian Abroad

Stories of my travels away from the islands

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My Yearly Theme


The windfarms in Wexford have inspired my yearly theme. Keeping creative energy flowing in work and life.

Obsession Cycle of Life

Recently, I’ve become obsessed with Beekeeping. Yes, I live in an apartment with no space to keep bees, but that doesn’t mean I can’t get really obsessed about when I am able to have bees! Here I look into obsessions I’ve had in the past, and a common pattern of behavior I seem to follow each time.  Read on »

European Road Trip 2015

This year I celebrated turning 35 years old on a road trip from Germany to Ireland. My favorite experience was going to Bruges in Belgium and taking endless photos of doors, old buildings from the Vikings, cobblestone streets, and windmills. Our journey ended in the sunny south-east of Ireland in Wexford.  Read on »

Great American Road Trip 2014

Last summer, The Mister and I drove over 4,000 miles across the American West from Seattle to Austin. We spent Memorial Day Weekend in Texas visiting a friend, and left some time for hiking in the great outdoors. My favorite memory was an 11-mile hike in Canyonlands National Park. Read on »