Our Life in Hawaii

The Starting Line Up: A Bridal Party

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Guess what I have been doing lately… WEDDING PLANNING!  Crazy, I know.  Once we set a date and found the venue I kicked up my feet and… wait… that isn’t what happened.  We started a business, that is what took over my time.  Anyways, I am back at it and loving it!  Chris and I […] Read more…

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A Business and a Bounce House

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I have been so busy with the new company that I haven’t had much time to blog.  I’ve had a couple people say, “Wow, you can make your own hours, work from home, do what you want….must be nice.”  And while I wouldn’t change our new situation at all, it isn’t all peaches and cream […] Read more…

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My 24th Year, A recap

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Background:  For my entire life I have looked forward to being 24.  Sounds funny, I know.  When I was little I thought that magical number made me an adult.  I pictured myself with a college degree, a husband and expecting my first baby.  (Yes, I was obsessed with having a child even when I was […] Read more…

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The Tsunami

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First, I would just like to say how tragic everything that is happening in Japan is.  We are safe and luckily the damage was minimal in Hawai`i compared to the devastation in Japan.  To our friends and family that are there, we are still thinking of you and our home is open if you need […] Read more…

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Magic & Wonder

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Ehhhhh.   Outside of work, I’m not much of a talker, so I think this whole blogging thing is for the birds.  And by birds, I mean Alicia.   Seems like my best move here is to stick to what I do best which PBS tells me is images, music, sarcasm and the wonder and […] Read more…

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Spiritual Sunday

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Those of you who know me well or maybe even just a little bit know that I have a very close relationship with God.  My family shares a closeness that is bound by our faith.  My dad and I even having matching tattoos to prove it.  Ask me about it some time 🙂 Being here […] Read more…

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I am Totally My Father's Daughter and I almost Killed Us

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I am very much like my father.  In some ways, it is scary.  Of all the many stories and similar attributes we share, today I really did pull a Wayne Gillespie. Our day started off really great.  Great church service, delicious pizza for lunch, a beautiful drive out to see the Spitting Cave and then […] Read more…

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O.C.D.- Occasionally Clean & Disorganized

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I threw myself into my desk chair after lunch hoping that I would be extremely busy the last half of the day.  I kicked off my shoes and pulled my hair back into a ponytail.  It is business time.  I tucked my left ankle under my right knee (because it is jean day and I […] Read more…

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Be My Valentine

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Amidst all the work behind our Save the Date we also had our last Valentine’s Day together before we get married.  I am so excited to buy those cheesy cards with the script writing and foil embellishments that say HUSBAND.  It reminds me of my own parents who have been such an influence on me […] Read more…

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Save the Date!

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We have a DATE!  Check out our rendition of a Save the Date.  We sent an email on Valentine’s Day to our guests with info on flights and places to stay along with this video.  We were lucky enough to have our engagement caught on film so we thought we would have a little fun […] Read more…

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