Shikinaen Royal Garden

Well, we were supposed to be vacationing in exciting Taipei, Taiwan this past weekend for Valentine’s Day/President’s Day.  BUT (as our luck would have it), through a trio of unforeseen disasters the night before, we ended up canceling our much awaited and anticipated adventure. “What were these three  mishaps?” you may ask. Well, first, G … More Shikinaen Royal Garden

Cosmos Fields

Our family joined our good friends, the Traficans, on an excursion last month to these beautiful flower fields up north on the island near camp Hansen.  Apparently they plant these every year to replenish the soil and put nutrients back into the fields for the next year’s crop.  What a beautiful way to take care … More Cosmos Fields