Legalize Stairway to Heaven

I’ve posted about one of my favorite hikes, Haiku Stairs aka Stairway to Heaven, before, but it has been coming up in the news lately so I thought I’d call attention to it (and share a few more pictures). The reason it has been the topic of conversation is that […]

Throwback Thursday: Pipe Masters ’10

Some people dream of football season, some of baseball or basketball season. I dream of surfing season. The World Championship Tour (or WCT) just started this week, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. I used to wake up at all hours of the night to watch contests streaming online from the […]

Day Seven: Bird’s Eye

Today’s Mama Earth Project prompt is “Bird’s Eye,” and there are a few stories it brings to mind… I lived in the dorms for one semester in college. I always thought it sucked; but there was one thing I loved. My roommate’s window opened up to the roof of the […]

Throwback Thursday: Akaka Falls

I love waterfalls. I miss rainy mornings on Oahu, when water flows into countless waterfalls down the Ko’olaus. I especially miss hiking to waterfalls, and jumping from them. When Eva was the tiniest bean in my belly, I visited Akaka Falls. You don’t have to trek through the rainforest to catch a […]