Familiarities And Familia

May 4th - Mich and I headed to Intratuin, a shopping centre for gardening, home and building. It was an indoor space with multiple stores, which was kind of required for the days weather indecision, going between rain, wind, sun, repeatย ๐Ÿคช Lunch was eaten at โ€˜Baranโ€™ in Germany. Splitting a margarita pizza and each having [...]


Oceanic Observing’s

April 17th -   We awoke with no real plans for the day... the gusting winds had woke us a couple of times during the night and they had carried on into the morning/day as well. We decided to go check out the penguins at Boulders Beach, as it wasnโ€™t long after they open and [...]

The Last Of The Tropic Vibes

Wednesday Nov 22nd - Weโ€™d planned the night before, to get ready as soon as possible the next morning and go spend the day at Hapuna beach. We ate almond poppy seed muffins from Costco for breakfast. My pretty much all time favourite muffin, which Canada Costcoโ€™s do not carry??!๐Ÿ™„๐Ÿ™„๐Ÿ™„ We made it to โ€˜ourโ€™ [...]

‘Hฤpuna’ Matata

Thursday Nov 16th - We were getting tired of the dreary weather this side of the island, so that morning we decided it would be worth the two-hour drive across to the Kona side to get some sunshine, beach and ocean ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒŠโ˜€๏ธ Dad hadn't been feeling top-notch, so he decided to stay back and Mike [...]

Too ‘Matcha’f A Good Thing

Friday July 7th -       It was time to test the chai pudding ๐Ÿ˜ฌ The scent was still there, though possibly a tad less strong... it looked pretty in the cups with the granola and fruit but my hopes were not high.     The first spoonful proved my suspicions ๐Ÿ™„ It wasn't [...]

A Sunday, A Funday And Steak ๐Ÿ˜

Sunday March 19th - Church in South Africa. I forget Mike has been to South Africa two other times already, so most of the experiences are not new ones for him. But as I expected, the song service had a little more sway and a higher volume level then our usual service๐Ÿ˜‰ But it was [...]