1/27 Lyman Museum Hawai'ian Elderhostel January 27th 2009 We didn't have to rush as we prepared to leave. Our school bus had to do its morning rounds before it could take us out to the National Tropical Botanical Garden. But we were all gathered a half hour early, for some reason. Getting efficient at this packing stuff, I guess.
We sure didn't want to leave the quiet garden-like hotel.
But the yellow bus appeared and we loaded our gear, climb ... read more
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Approaching our fiftieth wedding anniversary, my wife and I decided to celebrate by visiting Hawai'i. We have never splurged like this during our married life. But it seemed like a good idea when we made the decision. And we are very glad we went.
Our daughter bought us a digital camera a year ago. On this trip it became both a blessing and a curse. We will try to pick out the pictures that share the blessings. The "curse" side will not make the cut for you, though they will remain in our computer just in case.
Martha "Marty" Freeman has already used this blog site to tell the st... full info