Field Day

TweetOn June 23 the American and Canadian amateur radio operators participated in an event known as Field Day. It is an annual event which has been running since 1933. It is put on by the Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) and Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC). Technically it is an emergency preparedness operation. It’s a great test of how quickly one can set up a way to communicate via amateur radio during an emergency situation (e.g. hurricane, tsunami, earthquake, etc.). Many radio clubs get together to set up an off-the-grid Read More …

Review: Jams & Jellies Taste Education Class

TweetI learned a lesson with my money tonight. Devin thinks I should ask for it back. I’m too timid, and I’m just writing it off as a charitable donation (though, I don’t really have the money to go around making charitable donations). I also don’t like making donations to misinformation. Every month Slow Food Maui has some sort of class teaching people about local foods and/or food preparation. This month’s class struck me as something I wanted to know more about, and it was at a time that I could Read More …

Meal Plan 6/14/2012 – 6/20/2012

Tweet This week I’m trying something different. As you can see above, I have posted an image of my meal plan for the week. I do hope it didn’t take terribly long to open in your browser. Up until this point I’ve been all pencil and paper. I just finished the last page of my¬† spiral notebook, so I decided to try something different this week. I used Pages to create my meal plan. I thought it was pretty cute too because of the different fonts, and the picture. I’ve Read More …

Summer Time & The Living is Easy

TweetI have been enjoying having so much free time. Not having to focus so hard on any one thing has been a relief to me right now. It’s something I know I won’t have after I graduate and enter the working world again. So, that’s why I am trying so hard to enjoy it now. Here’s a little bit of what has been going on. There will be a second post with more photos as I have so much to share with you all. First, Devin and I went hiking Read More …