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Out of This World Weird

Hiking/Photo Challenge Photo Challenge: Out of this world There is nothing more "out of this world" than finding an abandoned outhouse in the middle of a bamboo forest in Hawaii...with an astronaut on it! Today, I co-lead a hike to Lululmahu Falls here on Oahu, HI. It was literally DOWNPOURING once we arrived at the trailhead. However,… Continue reading Out of This World Weird

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Sand (Photo Challenge)

Photo Challenge Dutch Goes the Photo Challenge: Sand The best way to end a busy day... is at the beach surrounded by sand, surf and sunshine! **Be sure to follow me on Instagram (@theadventuresofabusymom) to see more of my day to day adventures! With Aloha, Lacy Featured Blog Posts: Is It Possible to be a… Continue reading Sand (Photo Challenge)

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So Much Water…So Little Time: Finding Comfort in the Adventure (photo challenge/word prompt)

Dutch goes the photo challenge: Water Daily Challenge: Overcome I am surrounded by water...literally! I live on an island! ha So, with this weeks photo challenge of water, I had plenty to choose from. However, the photo or perhaps I should say, moment that kept creeping into my mind was from when we rented a… Continue reading So Much Water…So Little Time: Finding Comfort in the Adventure (photo challenge/word prompt)

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Careful but Messy (photo challenge)

Three Line Tale Challenge: Dutch Goes the Photo Challenge, only100words Planned and delicately crafted piece by piece. Suddenly, out of nowhere-bam! Sometimes...life still gets messy! With Aloha, Lacy How I Cut Cable and Internet…and Lived to Tell About It Spin Class…After a 10 year Break Saturate yourself and share with each other God’s word

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The Banyan Tree (photo challenge)

Photo Challenge: Structure The structure of the banyan tree has had me in awe for years upon moving to Hawaii. I still am so amazed by this tree. Are they branches, roots, octopus legs? After being surrounded by these amazing trees for the past few years, I finally had to look into what exactly structures… Continue reading The Banyan Tree (photo challenge)

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Our Beloved Pink Piggie (photo challenge)

Dutch Goes the Photo Challenge: Pink Being the mommy of a sweet little girl, I am surrounded by pink! Pink nail polish. Pink hair bows. Pink shirts. Pink blankets. Pink jewelry. Pink artwork. However... nothing is as loved as much as our Pink Piggie! Pink Piggie has been with us from the very beginning along… Continue reading Our Beloved Pink Piggie (photo challenge)

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A Mom’s Satisfaction (photo challenge)

via Photo Challenge: Satisfaction Satisfaction Nothing says satisfaction quite like starting that LAST load in the dryer... ***   With Aloha, Lacy Satisfaction Featured Blog Posts: Trekking Through Jurassic Park! We Don’t Need to be Preaching to be Teaching Minimalism: A Revelation

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Treasuring Textures: Photo Challenge

Textures Stop. Take notice of the scenery around you. Become aware of the little pleasures we typically overlook. All around us are intricate textures, intoxicating smells and delightful sounds. Let these sensations take hold of you for just a moment. Breathe in the exhilarating floral scents. Let the harmonious songs of the birds soothe you.… Continue reading Treasuring Textures: Photo Challenge

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Dutch Goes the Photo: Photo Challenge (yellow) I'm surrounded by yellow! I LOVE the color yellow! So much in fact, the accent color of my house is yellow and red (I think that's the Husker in me! ha) It just seems so cheery to me! When thinking of something to write about with the prompt… Continue reading Pokemon

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Sometimes it pays to take a second look… (Photo Challenge)

Photo Challenge Sometimes it pays to take a second look...   With Aloha, Lacy Daily Word Prompt: Dormant Photo prompt: Unusual Featured Blog Posts: Honoring and Remembering The Ocean Owns My Heart Mom Life…it really IS an adventure!Mom Life…it really IS an adventure!