Archive for May, 2011

Aloha

Just a quick update, because I promised I’d check in, but I am trying not to spend all of my vacation connected to something electronic… Arrived safely last night, checked into the hotel, and promptly crashed at 10pm here (which felt like 1am). NavyGuy is all done with his Navy exercise, and met me at […]

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A reminder for all

Even if you’re not spending Memorial Day weekend in Hawaii, you’ll probably spend it in the sun somewhere.  Please check out this great video.

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Happy 2 Years!

Here’s to a lifetime more of laughing with you, and getting cake smashed into my face… Happy Anniversary babe – see you in a few days!  Love you more  

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Cheap Entertainment

She loved every minute of this. One small scoop of peanut butter = 20 minutes or so of hilarity. It’s a Tally-billed platypus!

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Well how’s about that… and other updates

Don’t you just love it when your friendly neighborhood blogger has the stones to whine and moan about her upcoming trip to Hawaii?!?!?!?!  I know – ridiculous.  And my wallet’s too small for my $100 bills and my diamond shoes are too tight.  Luckily, several of you sent me “come to Jesus” emails or comments, […]

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Cheers and Jeers

Cheers… to lots of good tv this week.  Season finales are fantastic – whether they’ve got amazing cliffhangers, or just wrap up the season nicely, they’re always entertaining.  And it also means that next week kicks off the summer tv schedule, with lots of horrible guilty pleasure shows, and my summer fav – So You […]

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PoTD

The weather is still not very summer-ish around here, but I’m switching to warm weather caffeine anyway. I brew a regular pot of coffee.  After it cools a bit,  I pour it in a pitcher and cool it fully in the fridge (usually overnight).  I drink it in my iced Starbucks cup, with some caramel […]

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Recipe: Chicken Enchiladas

On Friday, I wanted Mexican food, but NavyGuy is super sick of the one good Mexican restaurant in town where we get burritos, so I had to whip up a Mexican meal at home.  I did some surfing and found this recipe for chicken enchiladas, which I then simplified for my lazy still-learning how to […]

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MilSpouse Friday Fill-In #40

(Have there really been 40 of these already?  Wow!  Wife of a Sailor, thank you for all your hard work putting these together each week so I have something to blog about on Fridays.)   1. Which was the best day of your life- Wedding day or Homecoming day? submitted by Pink Champagne, Gatorade & […]

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Hawaiian To-Do List

Based on all of your wonderful suggestions, a Facebook query, two Oahu guidebooks, and many many internet searches, I have the following items on our “to-do” list! * Visit Pearl Harbor — the Arizona Memorial, and the U.S.S. Missouri. * Hike Diamond Head — Apparently, the thing to do when you go to Oahu.  Akin […]

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