• A Quick Update of the Last Six Months

    Well it’s been six months since my last blog post, which just happens to coincide with the last time I took Bodhran out on an overnight cruise. This blog has always been a way for me to send pics and let people know what I was doing with my life, but most of the time …

  • New Job and a New Home in Waikiki

    It’s been a whirlwind 3 weeks here in Hawaii. I feel amazingly fortunate to have slid into life here so well. My last blog post found me undecided, trying to figure out my plans for the Winter. I’d moved over to Kaunakakai, the main town on Molokai where I had good internet access. My first …

  • Haleolono

    Even my mom guessed it. Bodhran’s in Hawaii for the Winter. Normally late August/early September are a good time to sail back from Hawaii to the West Coast, but El Nino threw a hitch in that giddy-up. The storms started marching across Alaska two weeks ago and there’s no sign of them abating until Spring. …

  • Waiting on the Weather…..and Doing a bit of Paragliding

    I don’t know why I thought it might have been different this time. I waited for a month in Fiji for a decent weather window to get to American Samoa. I was “stuck” in Pago Pago for 3 weeks and Christmas Island for 2 waiting for parts. I’ve now been in Hawaii for almost 3 …