Where are we?

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We’ve arrived at Matamanoa, a speck of an island in a chain off the southwest coast of the main island. The nearest neighbor is Mondriki, an uninhabited island that was the location for the movie, Castaway. Remember the sheltered lagoon, and the big waves outside the reef? That’s what it’s like. Our boat stopped at…

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Our honeymoon has started!

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Our honeymoon has started! After a few days of preparations, packing, and cleaning the house (kind of), we got a ride to the Denver airport (thanks Jerry, Suzanne, and Riley!). We got onto the plane without a problem and the flight to LAX was uneventful and ahead of schedule. LAX is not our favorite airport…

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Bon Voyage! jam

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We had a wonderful jam yesterday – our Bon Voyage! jam was attended by about 20 musicians and several good friends. We had a blast – thanks to all that came!  

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Getting Ready

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Our big trip begins in six days! We’re traveling light — carry-on only. We’re “practicing” packing today. We just picked up our travel documents, which take up half a suitcase.

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Happy Christmas!

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Christmas day was snowy, cold, and bright. We hung the bird houses (painted by friends at our wedding celebration) in the tree behind our home and snapped a few photos for our Christmas greeting to you. Our hearts are brimming with gratitude to our friends and family for making 2012 such a wonderful year for…

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