Looking for the aloha in life


Day 20 – Kealakakua Bay and the Mantas!

I couldn’t not choose both of these pictures that Mike took last night of a family with a goofy girl all showered, ready to watch Despicable Me 1 and then enjoy an early bedtime.

That early bedtime was for all of us, actually. Mike rose at 5 and then slowly started to stir his dead tired family.  He was ready to get on the road this morning.  We drove about Continue reading


Days 9 and 10: Poipu and Terrifying Moment #3

Day 8 Family Photo: At the Mololo’a Fruit Stand for lunch

So, I decided to take a day off of the blog since it was a travel day.  Yesterday, (Monday) we moved from the North Shore to the South Shore of Kauai.  We had to check out of Hanelei Bay Resort by 10 am and couldn’t check in until 3 pm in Poipu.  We also had some errands to run so it was just a ‘regular day on the island’.   Continue reading


Day 8-Lumahai Beach

Day 7 Family Photo. On our way to dinner after a long day of fun!

Sunday… a day of rest. It was, at least for the most part. Mike had promised Casey breakfast at a restaurant instead of at the condo so we all threw our suits on just in case we felt like heading to the beach afterwards. We had an awesome breakfast at Hanalei Bread Co. and of course went up the road a bit further Continue reading