Category Archives: 365 Days

A photo a day for each day of this year.

Da Kine Numba Six

Time for anodda da kine! My Christmas amaryllis from a year ago started blooming again! Advertisements

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My Local Kine Pōpoki

Kalakoa is my kolohe pōpoki, and so much like my beloved girl, ʻUkulele, who I miss so much, that plenny times I know ʻUkulele sent her. Just like ʻUkulele, Kalakoa finds balls of yarn, or socks, and brings them into … Continue reading

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Birthday Dinnah

So last night foa my birthday, we went out foa dinnah. We get plenny choices around hea, but I really wanted local kine grindz.  I really wanted to holoholo kaʻa up to Patrickʻs Hawaiian Cafe in Vancouver, but ho, da … Continue reading

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Our New Neighbor

Nolemana and I were heading into Portland for a conference on Saturday morning. I was so grateful for the rain, and I was thinking about that as we left the house. But I screeched to a halt (after checking that … Continue reading

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We Interrupt Tree Cutting For…Snow…and More Snow…

When Mark Nelsen of Channel 12 said “Snow!”, I was excited. It’s been a long time since we’ve had tons of snow…but I didn’t know exactly how much we’d be getting. Bambucha. That’s what we got! At this writing, we’ve … Continue reading

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Aloha ʻOe, Oregon Big-Leaf Maple, Chapter Four

The tree-cutting was getting harder now, since some of the easier branches were already down.

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Old Photos from Nolemana’s ʻOhana

I’ve been sorting through envelopes and scanning old photos while preparing the next tree-cutting post. I’v been meaning to scan these for years. It’s really interesting to see the old photos; some I’m having to send to relatives to see … Continue reading

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