Family Happenings

August 29, 2015

Remembering Dad

A week ago while I was hiking up in the hills behind our house in Wainui,  I wrote the following by dictating into my iphone.   It was supposed to be posted that evening but then my laptop crashed and a week of rectifying the problem ensued.   Dad – I’m still […]
January 1, 2015

Road Tripping: Me, Mom, and Yosemite National Park!

Mom and I have never traveled together as a duo.   But when friends told me they were heading to Yosemite for a few days, I jumped on board and decided that mom and I should go on a road trip.   Two hundred miles from San Francisco, we had a four […]
August 23, 2014

Remembering

Today’s marks the second anniversary of my 81 year old dad’s passing and six years since my 96 year old grandma passed.     I miss them both.   As I get older and hopefully a tad bit wiser, I understand the necessity of honoring and remembering those that have gone before us.   […]
August 19, 2014

Another Trip to Kauai: Family & Friend Vacation

We Guidi’s are a crazy bunch and like to have a good time. So when mom’s 75th birthday came up and she said, ‘let’s get together for my birthday, where shall we go?”, Kauai seemed like an appropriate place for a family gathering.  It was also a good opportunity to […]