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goodbye hawaii

Sitting by the pool for the last hour before we head home. It's been just a great trip; laying in the sun, swimming in the ocean, lots of good food, and great relaxing. I'm sad to leave this hot weather, But I really do love going home. I miss our puppy, our house, and I don't mind the snow at all!! 



a wonderful week

Well today was our last full day in hawaii... Here are a few memories of the week.

1. We went on a boat ride, that ended up being crazy! It was so windy, the waves were huge. Everytime we went over a wave the boat would come back down and the front end would go under. But it was lots of fun, had some free mai tai's and made some friends! 

2. We took this photo so we can look at it and remembr how freaking great it is here.

3. The International market place is great, lots of cool jewelery I actually got pretty good at bartering too... 


5. This morning we ran into a couple guys from the band Said The Whale, who we were on the road with for a month last year. It was such a strange and great surprise to see them over here!! 

6. Watching TV. we don't have cable at home, but we hooked on some shows out here! Duck Dynasty, Storage wars, shipping wars, amish mafia. 


from hawaii with love


His & Hers Sun Staples


1. Kevin Murphy Dry Shampoo - lets you enjoy your salt water hair without the greasy roots

2. Film - for our instax, spits out pictures that look like my grandparents photos from vacaction in their day

3. Ray Bans

4. Headscarf - to protect hair colour from fading 

5. Kevin Murphy Damage Manage - Heat Protection spray, use before the sun and before blow drying


6. Ray Bans 

7. Vitamins - David gets sick easily when we go on vacation, so lots of vitamins! 

8. Books - One of the only times we read is on vacation. C.S. Lewis blows my mind.


Day 3

This weeks verse: 

"every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows." 

James 1:17

 Giving thanks and recognizing that all gifts come from God is something I've really been trying to focus on. And realizing that things or circumstances can be "good" or "perfect" that may not seem it. Trusting the one who created us to know what we need, "And we know that in all things God works for the good for those who love him..." (Romans 8:28) 

Last weeks verse here

 For last weeks verse, I screen captured it and set it as my phone wallpaper, which really helped with memorizing...