Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Preschool Graduation

Today, Kylie graduated from her first year of preschool. All the kids were very cute when they did a little song and dance, and got their mini-diplomas!

Kylie & Finau

That cake is seriously bigger than Kylie!

May Roundup

Here's what we've been up to in May!

Rainy day girl


Keepin' it cool at school

Basket o' Raspberries cake

Mid-term projects from my students!

Painting my art box!


Darth Kylie

Field Day!




Saturday, May 28, 2016

Snorkel Trip

This weekend, I went out with a few friends on a snorkel trip to an outer area of the atoll. The longish trip out of town was definitely rewarded with tons of fish and great coral.

 Let's see what's underwater...

 Ready for fun!

 Pacific double-saddle butterflyfish

 Regal angelfish

 Reef wall

 Coral cave

 Near and far

 Fish meeting

 Leaf reflection

 Lemonpeel angelfish and reef whitetip shark

 Da-dum da-dum

 Saddled butterflyfish


 A red? lemonpeel angelfish

 Pink coral

 Blue coral

 Reticulated butterflyfish and whitecheek surgeonfish

 White coral

 White-spotted surgeonfish

Coral garden

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Birthday Weekend at Eneko

We spent the night out in a cabin at Eneko island for my birthday weekend. We had a picnic on the beach and snorkeled til we dropped! Super fun!!

Calm waters

Let's go!

Cabin ladies

Lazy day

Palm path

Birthday selfie

Island jungle

Windswept ocean palms

Let's check out the fish!


Pink fish


Coral garden

Bubbly blue

Convict surgeonfish
*great name*



Staghorn damsels

Beautiful morning swim

Goodbye Eneko