Category Archives: Journal

Mele

The kindergarten and first grade from my school were involved in a music celebration/contest yesterday called “Na Mele O Maui”, which means: “The Music of Maui” The kids were assigned one song to sing, and were to select one other … Continue reading

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AC or Not AC, That Is the Question

It has been cool on Maui for the last couple of weeks – even in Kihei. The first week, I left the air conditioner off at night. The air was cool, but I was somehow sort of uncomfortable. At the … Continue reading

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Lumberjacking

The trees at school got trimmed yesterday. I showed up to help carry branches into the rental dumpster. This was a big pruning. In the picture below, compare the tree on the left with the trees on the right. It … Continue reading

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Photo Copy

Happy December! The photocopy machine and the bathroom are kind of far away from my classroom. There’s not much I can do about the bathroom, but when I need a quick photocopy, I sometimes just take a picture of the … Continue reading

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To the Dentist

I went to the dentist yesterday for a cleaning. Woo hoo! It’s been a long time since I did that. The cleaning itself was mostly ok. There was some gum prodding that was painful, but my teeth are so clean … Continue reading

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