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Welcome to my collection of short "Aloha Is" stories and moments. Each post cultivates, captures, and celebrates love, kindness, compassion, peace, mercy or affection in my life to help inspire you to find, recognize, and create aloha in your life.

A Fond Memory of a Decision Made

Photos can jog an old memory while a memory can jog an old desire or dream you had. Use photos to help you remember the past, but also to encourage making decisions about your future..

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Celebrating Cha Cha!

March 3rd is Samantha's 30th birthday! Samantha was one of my housemates I lived with when I first moved to San Diego.

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Living Life with Purpose at 95

Being strong, capable, purposeful and young at 95 with Grandma McGee!

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When Your College Dormmates Travel to See You After 30 Years

After 30 years, I have a mini reunion with some dormmates from my freshman year at Uconn.

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Being Open to Receiving

That's a wrap! I end my two-week visit back home in CT with some final thoughts.

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Laughing Over Stories from Yesterday & Today

A big thanks to some old and new friends for seeing me on my trip back East and for sharing their stories.

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Attending Church with Family

Going to church with your family embodies the aloha spirit.

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Having a Best Friend Who Fishes

What is your passion? Do you share your passion with others? Sharing is caring and passion is always in fashion.

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Receiving Love & Light

Life is not perfect. It is a gift to receive love and light from others when you're facing a challenge..

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Laughing with Old Friends During Challenging Times

A house fire breaks out at my friends' house, but instead we break out in gratitude and laughter.

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Finding Sisterhood in Faraway Places

Is it a coincidence when you find out someone else is or going through exactly what you are going through? My friend, Erin, and I have been living parallel lives for the past 5 years. I finally get to meet her family.

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Helping Children Live Their Best Lives

I had the pleasure of visiting Workspace Education, where I learned about a revolutionary approach to education by a community of family and educators who collaborate to empower children.

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