Family · Photography

Ko’Olina

I realized two days ago that I better head out to the Ko'Olina lagoons if I wanted to make one last trip out there....time is running out! So my friend and her kiddos and me with Jake and Hannah all headed out for what will be our last trip the the lagoons. So beautiful, so… Continue reading Ko’Olina

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness

The Great Aloha Run….

 This was the crew - bright eyed and ready to run!! Today was my last event in Hawaii....and it's been a bittersweet day. I ran 8.1 miles at a pace of 10:11. Not too shabby considering less than a year ago I WALKED my first event and have no idea what my time was. I… Continue reading The Great Aloha Run….

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness

Outlook

I went out and got myself a new outlook. I felt awful about my first biathlon and I REFUSE to feel that way again this Sunday. A common thread in my life (that my mother will attest to) is that I like to "know it before I know it". In other words - I expect… Continue reading Outlook

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness · Photography

The People I Admire

It dawned on me today that I have become "one of 'those' people". Six and a half months ago I began this bootcamp class.  When I first started, you could look out at the other wives and see that we all fell into 1 of 2 groups: those of us just starting, and those that… Continue reading The People I Admire

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness · Photography

Kokohead, Battle Buddies, and Facing Fears!

So after hiking Diamondhead a couple of weeks ago, Katy and I decide that we are rockstars and we are gonna do Kokohead. It's only 1,048 railroad ties or "steps" to the top - can't be that bad! And we swam over a mile yesterday - lets climb a volcano today! Yippee!! My rockstar battle… Continue reading Kokohead, Battle Buddies, and Facing Fears!

Faith and Personal Growth · Family · Photography

Christmas Lights!

Eric has attempted to get us all down to see the Christmas Lights display in Honolulu and we finally made it! They have huge scene displays, a Christmas train and more lights than we could count!  Jake and Daddy on the the ride!  Mele Kalikimaka!!! Merry Christmas!  Hannah was enthralled by the lights!!  Jacob, Hannah… Continue reading Christmas Lights!

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness · Photography

More From the Marathon….

They finally made the professional photos available for download from the Honolulu Marathon!   Some of the pictures included in the package were various shots in and around Waikiki and the areas where we ran...... The early morning ceremonies were spectacular! This truly is a stunning place to live. There is much I am going… Continue reading More From the Marathon….