Category Archives: Hawaii

My Bucket List

My Bucket List I’ve been working on my bucket list for a few years now. It’s not terribly exciting. I’m not young any more. It keeps changing…like celebrating my mother’s 100th birthday. She died last August at 99 1/2 years. … Continue reading

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Remembering 2013

Last year, 2013, is a year I will never forget… There were joys and sorrows, highs and lows. I’ll highlight the main events here. In March we celebrated my mother’s 99th birthday! We were sure she’d make it to 100 but … Continue reading

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Flowers in Hawaii

A favorite pastime for me while we were in Hawaii was taking pictures of flowers. My daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Gene, gave a book of flowers to me, early for my birthday, to help me identify them. It’s still hard to know what … Continue reading

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Rainbows in Hawaii

We saw the most wonderful, beautiful rainbows while in Hawaii! I’ll post some of them here. These were so close it seemed like I could reach out and touch them!           Created by God.     … Continue reading

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My Last Day in Honolulu, Hawaii

We disembarked from the cruise ship right after breakfast. Our plane didn’t leave for Chicago until 7:00 in the evening. We said good-bye to our wonderful cousin, Kay. She had decided to go to Pearl Harbor. Oh…what to do all day… … Continue reading

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Good-bye, Pride of America

This was our last day in Hawaii. We arrived back in Honolulu where we began our Hawaii experience! It’s also where we began our Hawaiian cruise! So we say good-bye to Pride of America. It was a fascinating ride! Looking … Continue reading

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Heading Back to Honolulu

We set sail at 1:30 PM on November 1, 2013. We were leaving Nawiliwili, Kaua’i and heading back to Honolulu, O’ahu. Our last meal aboard the Pride of America would be breakfast November 2. This has been a wonderful, relaxing, unbelievable … Continue reading

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Day Seven Hawaiian Cruise Kauai’i

Sadly, this was our last full day of our cruise. It was a wonderful relaxing experience. We’ll be leaving here at 1:30 in afternoon to begin sailing back to Honolulu. We had to have our suitcases packed and out in the … Continue reading

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Day Six of Hawaiian Cruise, Kaua’i

We arrived at Nawiliwili, Kaua’i at 8:00 Friday morning. Click on the picture to see the map up close. The top island is Kaua’i.       We went by this picturesque light house. A rainbow formed beside it and only partly … Continue reading

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Hawai’i – Day 5

Today is October 30. We’re on the other side of The Big Island at Kona. Anniversary day for Pam and Gene, 31 years! Flowers from Kay, Jerry and me. We took an interesting bus to town where there was a … Continue reading

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