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Saying Goodbye to Old Technology

Living Daily with Special Needs Children

Living Daily with Special Needs Children

We have been blessed with beautiful children and even more adorable grandchildren. They each have individual personalities and physical traits. We can’t imagine our life without even one of them and the joys that they have brought to our family. We always worry when any family member is sick or going through a difficult time. Nothing seems as important as attending to a sick or sad child.

On Loving Dogs and Cats

Ileina walking sprinkles

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Ileina walking sprinkles
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This is our granddaughter with her dog "Sprinkles" a frisky little minature schnauzer.

Story of the Cursed Tiki

The Real Santa

Furloughs in Hawaii Schools

Ten Online Sites to Sell Your Artwork

Ten Online Sites to Sell Your Artwork

If you are an artist, you may have dozens of art pieces sitting there collecting dust. The economy has not been too great lately, but it seems that most people are surfing the internet looking for a good deal. If you cannot stop producing and need help to market your work, there are quite a few sites that cater to artists, whether it be paintings, illustrations, jewelry, or other creative endeavor.

Monster Surf on the North Shore Allows Eddie Aikau Quiksilver Competition

Monster Surf on the North Shore Allows Eddie Aikau Quiksilver Competition

While some people on the mainland are enjoying a winter wonderland, seasonal waves on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii are reaching record heights. The Quiksilver which has only been held eight times in 25 years, happens when the waves are a sustained 20-25 feet high.

Totally Free Photoshop Brushes – No Kidding

Totally Free Photoshop Brushes – No Kidding

Need a brush to make a snowflake, a flower, a silhouette or smudge? There are plenty of sites online that offer these brushes for free! zilch, nada... you get the idea. Some of the brush sites have a search option and list the brushes by category, by Photoshop version, by popularity, or date submitted.

How to find a Job Online as a Graphic Designer

How to find a Job Online as a Graphic Designer

Writers are not the only ones getting a few extra bucks working at home. If you are a graphic artist, you can apply free for graphic designer jobs at the following websites:

Peacocks Have Rights Too

Peacocks Have Rights Too: "The latest outrage in Hawaii involves a lady who was tired of a peacock squawking all day and night near the condominiums she owns. She decided to put an end to her misery by taking a baseball bat and hitting it over the head. The animal rights activists are up in arms and she has lost her first battle in court, as it was indicated by the judge that the peacock had rights too."

Peacocks Have Rights Too

Peacocks Have Rights Too
The latest outrage in Hawaii involves a lady who was tired of a peacock squawking all day and night near the condominiums she owns. She decided to put an end to her misery by taking a baseball bat and hitting it over the head. The animal rights activists are up in arms and she has lost her first battle in court, as it was indicated by the judge that the peacock had rights too.

In My Former Life I Was A Diener

In My Former Life I Was A Diener: "In my former life, I was a diener. What exactly is a deiner, you may wonder? It is one of the vilest degrading jobs any one could have. Actually the word deiner is German for servant, but in the context of my life, I was an attendant in the morgue."

In My Former Life I Was A Diener

CyberStalker Threat Online

CyberStalker Threat Online

CyberStalker Threat Online

CyberStalker Threat Online

Twice I have been the victim of cyber stalkers. As an artist, I have put my portfolio and bio on several sites in order to find jobs. At first I thought this was a good idea, but since then, I have found it can be detrimental to my mental and possibly physical health.

In My Former Life I Was A Diener