‘Misc’ Archive

Chile Earthquake Triggers Tsunami in New Zealand and Pacific

It is a little weird watching a disaster unfold while you are in a foreign country.  We woke up this morning to a phone call from Paul’s Dad. He said New Zealand was under a Tsunami alert and wanted to know where we were and if we were in harms way. We are in the […]

How to Pack for 6 Months

When I told friends I was leaving for a 6 month trip to four different islands the first question I got was, ‘How do you pack for 6 months’.  Girls would usually follow-up with ‘What shoes do you take’, before I even answered the first question. Packing isn’t easy, but I have a little experience […]