Monthly Archives: September 2012

Kauai Sunrise

One of the great opportunities on Kauai is to see the sunset.  Sure, you can get great sunsets in a whole bunch of places but somehow it seems better when you are in a tropical paradise!  This year we didn’t … Continue reading

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Hawaii Time

We recently got to take another great trip.  Like last year, we were back in Hawaii and most of the time was spent on Kauai with a bit of time on Maui at the end.  There is no disguising it … Continue reading

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Another birthday!

Regular readers might think that i am being a lazy blogger.  Today is another family birthday.  Happy birthday Dad!  It’s true that I am not making any new content today and two birthdays in a row might seem particularly lazy … Continue reading

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Hello Nancy

Today is a special day for a very special person.  Happy Birthday Nancy.  I hope I do something that makes it an even more special day!

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Bay Area Birds

A while back I was in in the Bay Area and was near SFO.  While the area is a good one for getting shots of the airliner traffic heading into the airport there, it is also a great spot for … Continue reading

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Historic Flight Foundation

Two down and one to go.  A trip across to the other side of Paine Field and you arrive at the Historic Flight Foundation – John Sessions collection of vintage aircraft.  Combined with my previous two visits, you really have … Continue reading

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Museum of Flight Restoration Facility

The Museum of Flight has its main building down at Boeing Field in Seattle.  However, they have a separate restoration facility located up at Paine Field.  I had visited this many years ago.  At the time, it was a case … Continue reading

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Flying Heritage Collection

The Flying Heritage Collection has a museum facility at Paine Field that was the first thing to trigger in my mind when I was thinking about things to see up there.  The collection is owned by Paul Allen and they … Continue reading

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Dreamliner Storage

A recent trip to the Pacific Northwest recently included a free afternoon in which I had a chance to do some exploring.  When I first new I was going to be in the area for a couple of hours, I … Continue reading

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Chicago Air and Water Show

My reduced enthusiasm for air shows has cropped up in posts recently.  I mentioned it here not so long ago.  I also talked about it last year with regard to my “home” air show, the Chicago Air and Water Show.  … Continue reading

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