Easter celebration for the kids for egg hunting. We barbecued for lunch and then had the hunt for the kids. … Continue Reading “Easter Sunday 2021”
Happy Easter! It was a much scaled down observance of Easter compared to all the years past, because of the self-isolation stay-at-home rule in effect due to the Coronavirus pandemic. I barbecued some steak and sausages, and Lou made salmon fillet, red rice, brownies, etc.. Rachelle brought fried chicken.… Continue Reading “Easter Sunday 2020”
Last night was our annual Christmas party at the house. It was a smaller group this year from the usual size, with some of the regulars having other vacation and travel plans. Plus, we’re a few days early from our normal Christmas Eve gathering. We also had Duane and Vanessa Siguenza and family visiting… Continue Reading “2019 Annual Christmas Party”
We brought Thanksgiving dinner to Mom’s house and celebrated while Gia and family were visiting yesterday for lunch.
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Gianna, Jessie and the boys visiting on their way back to Guam from a CA vacation trip. Today was a trip to the Aloha Stadium Swap Meet and then lunch at Zippy’s in Ewa.
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Pumpkin painting and Halloween …
We had made sure we had enough candy for Halloween trick or treat. The weather forecast had called for a good chance of some rain and I guess that swayed a lot of trick or treaters. We ended up with a lot of leftover candy!
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It was very, very, overdue. The last time we had a vacation or staycation as a family was long before the kids were married/had families of their own… when they themselves were still kids/teens… 1996 trip to the Big Island. So partially because Peaches and Stephan are moving soon, we decided (I … Continue Reading “4th of July Family Staycation”
Another annual tradition that grows each year. Easter lunch party (for the adults) and egg hunt for the kids at our house. Sunday lunch party and followed by egg hunt for the keiki. A few of the guys from work came. Erik Guzman and family, Curtis Weatherwax and family, Dominic Castro and family, Duc Phung and his… Continue Reading “Easter celebration”
The ceremonial and traditional family gathering to open our Christmas presents, and then Christmas dinner.
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We had our annual Christmas party this year, albeit not on Christmas Eve as we typically have it. We did it earlier, on Saturday Dec 22. The thought process was that it would be a smaller crowd this year since we lost the Kim (Mark and Vivian Kim, who moved to Korea) and some others who won’t be on-island or … Continue Reading “Annual Christmas Party 2018”