These trees are 500+ year-old fig trees. I don’t know how old the waterfalls are.
A sad day for our neighbors, Hoku & Gabi—a few days after having been given a baby, the grandmother came and reclaimed it.
Replacing an iPhone part based on Google research and a YouTube video—not the AppleCare I had in mind.
Today Hoku and I built a stand for his coffee-gin* (an annual harvest-time procedure.)
*I don’t know what this machine is actually called, but it seems like something Eli Whitney would like.
Our neighbors just got a baby! It is so exciting! Another family who lives just over the hill from us had their 6th baby this weekend and they don’t want 6 kids, so they gave one away to Hoka and Gabi! They, and we, are all very excited. Hoka and Gabi had one child 15 or…