Friday, December 31, 2010

Hauoli Makahiki Hou Happy New Year

2010 went so fast it's scary. It seems that every year is faster than the previous. So here's a wish that 2011 will be a little bit slower..............pleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeease!
New Year 2011

Our Fondest Aloha To Hannah

13 days with Hannah went so fast but nonetheless a wonderful time. Today Hannah, Dawn, and Jay return home to Oahu and left a few hundred clicks from my Nikon D300S. These three are my favs of the two beautiful Princesses in my life.


And of course with the apo lakay!

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Christmas Day Surfers

What a way to spend Christmas Day if you are a surfer, or even a spectator, specially if you have a Nikon DSLR in your hand! At the Kahului Harbor in one of those regular winter swells.







Christmas Day In Our Ohaha

Christmas Family Dinner (Don and Lynnette absent from picture)


Saturday, December 25, 2010

Merry Christmas!

Jesus said, "I came so that they might have life and have it more abundantly" John 10:10b (NAB)

Friday, December 24, 2010


Maligayang Pasko, Mele Kalikimaka, Milikalitmat (Mt. Province)

Here's some music to make you homesick and kick-start your plans for 2011 Philippine vacation!

Monday, December 20, 2010

My Favorite Christmas Song

Holy Night Hawaiian Style by Willie K

If you're a Christian, check out the lyrics of this beautiful song. It's so  relevant to the weary world that we live in today. It's not even supposed to be Christmas anymore, simply and intentionally.....happy holidays. Pardon my french but that really sucks big time

or this version

Starting Cross-Fit Training Early

Hannah mimicking her cross-fit Dad

Sunday, December 19, 2010

The Queen Is Back And Ready To Rule Her Domain

Hannah is back in Maui for Christmas!



Friday, December 17, 2010

Christmas Lanterns in Maui

Three of my favorites at the Philippine Lantern Festival/Contest

This one is covered with ipil leaves


Friday, December 10, 2010

Our Top 2 Favorite Views From Our Balcony

Reminds me of God's promise to Noah "I am giving you a sign of my permanent promise to you and to all the earth. When I send clouds over the earth, the rainbow will be seen in the clouds, and I will remember my covenant with you and with everything that lives. Never again will there be a flood that will destroy all life." Genesis 9:12-15


Monday, December 06, 2010

My Future Assistant

Still in training and a long way to go. Hannah our granddaughter trying out her Dad's D90
Photo credits to Jay. Taken with an iPhone4

Saturday, December 04, 2010

Why Does It Matter?

 I just wanted to share a story from a Pastor that was delivering his message on CSN Christian radio this morning:

A man was walking by the beach when he saw this little kid throwing a starfish from the shore back to the ocean. He told the kid that there are literally hundreds of starfish out there and they will simply bake under the heat of the sun and die that it wouldn't matter what he was doing. The kid replied as he tossed another starfish towards the ocean "it matters to that one"

Yes the world is like that today with countless unbelievers (starfish) dying spiritually but we can make a difference.

Friday, December 03, 2010


Our house in Tayug, Philippines from a different Photo perspective

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Remembering Elvis

Saw this on Facebook and I just have to show it here. We were in High School and many of the guys including myself had the "Elvis" hair!!!!!!!