Yesterday reminded me of past posts from our bike trips—breakdowns and repairs.
Continue reading Foolish Mistake—Tim to the Rescue
Tim is recovering–slowly. I see to his needs and search for more photographs.
Opie helps with directions:
Continue reading Lava, Roots, Lichens, Ferns, and Spiders
While Tim has been playing the shakuhachi, touring Hilo, and adding new posts, I have been exploring, taking pictures, and thinking about adding new posts. Our next door neighbor at Dolphin Bay Hotel remarked just yesterday when I commented on the beautiful weather, “Another day in paradise.” I agree. I have alternated days of looking for potential pictures with days of packing up my gear and actually taking the pictures.
Continue reading The Big Island: A Closer Look
This year we are only staying two weeks on Block Island. We’re hoping to spend our other two weeks of vacation time in Hawaii. Some retired people make personal rules for vacations:-) Continue reading Block Island: 2017
For the past several years Tim has been working on a computer simulation program for his former Ithaca boss, Ray Carruthers. Ray and his wife Nada live on Hawaii now and Ray is working on controlling the Coffee Berry Borer. Tim is a programmer working on a simulation for this project. You might ask Tim more about his work. My aim for this post is to tell you what I’ve been doing on my first trip to Hawaii. We’re staying at the Dolphin Bay Hotel in Hilo. Tim has been at work at Ray’s lab for the last week and I’ve been doing what I like best—taking pictures—mostly of plants. Continue reading A Visit to Hawaii: No Trike, but We’re Traveling