We have said our farewells and our hellos and we are now relatively settled at our new abode in Portland. As we ascended over Hawaii, you could see Mauna Kea (left), Mauna Loa (back right), and Hualalai (front right). It was the best view of the mountains we ever had: We compared tans… Continue reading Goodbye Hawaii, Hello Portland!
Today we got out much earlier than usual and some of us went down to Kahalu'u Bay to surf and sit on the beach. I did not surf, but Alex and others did. Here are some pictures (I think Alex is riding a wave in one of these, but you have to look pretty hard… Continue reading SURFING
This weekend we had the lucky opportunity to harvest cinnamon on another farm, and we got paid to do it! Cinnamon is the inner bark of a tree which has been grown to around 4 to 6 years of age. You can eat the bark raw and it is sweet and delicious! The leaves also… Continue reading Happy Easter/ Passover: Cinnamon and Cook