Maui with the Family

In a rare event, Gina and I were able to plan a vacation with both our adult kids and Ryan (Mia’s boyfriend) at our favorite island destination-The Kanapalli Ali on Maui. Mark is heading to PA school at Rosalind Franklin Medical School, Chicago in June. After buying a new Subaru Crosstrek for the two year…

Lagom your Home – Mia Syn

  Lagom your Home.  Mia Syn talks about the perfect amount in home decor. Lagom (pronounced [ˈlɑ̀ːɡɔm]) is a Swedish word meaning “just the right amount”. The Lexin Swedish-English dictionary defines lagom as “enough, sufficient, adequate, just right”

Mia Syn talks Tools for the Kitchen

Some very cool product this morning on Carolina Live channel 7 in Charleston, South Carolina. I booked my guide for the total solar eclipse in August over Charleston. Should be an interesting film videoing the full solar eclipse over the Lowcountry of Charleston from a flats boat with a drone!

New Years Nutrition Ideas

  Mia Syn gives us some New Year Ideas for healthy fast meals on ABC Channel 4 Lowcounrty Live in Charleston,SC (WCIV)   Check out her out at and follow her on Instagram as nutritionbymia.  Mia is the source for Evidence based Nutrition advice and healthy recipies and advice.

Christmas 2016

This Christmas was another great one for Gina and I having our kids home for the Holidays.   We especially enjoyed Kimmie the dog for the last couple weeks and it reminded us of when we had a dog in the house over 20 years ago.  Mark will stay in Oregon till March when he…