Christmas in Mexcio

This time next week we’ll be back in Mexico, soaking up the Pacific and drinking way too many cocos. Last time we were there it was Christmas, and it was so magical that none of us wanted to leave. Our days were simple- a surf in the morning, lunch at dona’s, a siesta in the afternoon. Lots of banana smoothies. Can’t wait to be back.

Back to Maunawili

I couldn’t visit Oahu without taking a little walk on one of my favorite trails, Maunawili Falls. It’s an easy hike on the East Side leading to a watering hole and nice little waterfall to jump from. So many beautiful things to see and hear and smell and feel. I got there early and walked it barefoot and alone, feeling the whole experience as a meditation. Here are some pics…

Kaiwa Ridge Trail

It’s Aloha Friday! I thought I’d share more Hawaii pics. Kaiwa Ridge Trail is a fun little hike on the East Side of Oahu overlooking Lanikai. On my last trip to the islands I took a nice solo barefoot hike up there to watch the sunrise. Here are few things I saw…

Damian’s Third Birthday

Last Sunday we celebrated Damian’s third birthday. We had a little party for him at the ranch, where Evita had her second birthday party and I celebrated too many birthdays to count. Damian requested a Ninja Turtles theme, and has been reminding me about it pretty much every day since Evita’s birthday party last month. It ended up being a beautiful day with nice weather and lots of smiles. Here are a few pictures…