Category archives: Personal

  • Blankie vs. Star Wars

  • The love for both is very telling. Approaching his fifth birthday in a week, Ethan is often torn between the comfort of his blanket he's had since day one, and his new love for everything Star Wars. Instead of being the little, chubby toddler waddling around, Ethan is now a kid. Instead of hovering [...]
  • Howzit?

  • That's as far as I'm going to go with dat pidgin talk. Don't want to come across as a true Haole. But how can I not? I live in Seattle, where it rained on every major holiday in 2010. Even Seafair...which isn't even an official holiday. We try to make it to Hawaii every other year or so. The last th[...]
  • Pre-func.

  • Ella was getting ready to head out to a birthday party and I somehow convinced her to take a few pictures before she left. I appreciate each and every opportunity because I know it's just a matter of time where she'll be running out the door with her friends -  car keys in hand.