Tag Archives: Hawaii

Sam’s Ses Challenge #15: Glow

Welcome to this week’s Sam’s Ses Challenge. Every weekend, Sam and I pick a word or phrase as the theme for the week. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to post something Ses-related that you think fits … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Guilty Pleasures

Last week I told you (among other things) about the delicious cheeses I tried at Surfing Goat Dairy on Maui. Today I want to share another taste sensation I had while in Hawaii last year. The experience in question took … Continue reading

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Surfing Goats on Maui

Yes you did read the title correctly… Surfing Goats. At Surfing Goat Dairy, no less. Where you can actually see goats – including baby goats, I might add – on surfboards. Look…. How cool is that?! OK, so admittedly it’d … Continue reading

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End of the Chain of Craters Road, Hawaii

I’m lucky enough to have twice visited Hawaii’s Big Island. And although both trips unfortunately coincided with a pause in lava flowing into the sea, I still saw a whole host of incredible volcano-related things. Naturally, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Craftsman at Hōnaunau

Back in May, we visited the Pu’uhonau o Hōnaunau National Historic Park on the Big Island of Hawai’i. As you might expect, everything about Hōnaunau was fascinating. Yet one of the high points came as we were about to leave. … Continue reading

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Catching Big Morning Waves on Oahu’s North Shore

Fine! So it wasn’t me catching the waves. I kept my feet firmly on the beach! But watching the local experts is a fabulous way to spend your last morning in Hawaii, take it from me! The skills these amazing … Continue reading

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Dolphins Up Close Off Maui

Imagine the pure happiness of seeing a whole pod Hawaiian Spinner Dolphins while out on the water. Now imagine the pure joy when they start playing off the bow of your boat, so close you could almost reach out and … Continue reading

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