Fiberlyone Blog

About Maui

We have visited the state of Hawai’i many times in the past 32 years. While most of our visits have been to the Big Island of Hawai’i, since 2010 we’ve escaped the December cool...

Amora Update – 4 week progress report

  The behaviors you might associate with a puppy are in Amora. She’s just figuring out when it’s okay to show them. Each day she gets a little braver. In the first weeks she…...

Meet Amora

We have been a dog-less for two years. But as of Wednesday that has changed. Meet Amora She came to us from Los Cabos, Mexico via Rescue Faerie, who work with the Los Cabos...

How we spent our Maui Vacation

Our trip to Maui didn’t go exactly as planned.  This is Tom-the-author’s telling of the story. WHAT TO DO TO HAVE AN INCREDIBLE VACATION ON MAUI There are several basic things to remember when...

Goodbye, Sweet Jake

Our little old man was a marvel.  He was over 16-years-old, had two rebuilt knees, spinal surgery that nearly killed him, was deaf, and had what we believe to be doggie dementia. And yet there were times he had the eagerness and energy of a youngster.

Happy New Year!

In the United States south, it’s believed that eating black-eyed peas will bring luck for the new year and that’s something my family has done for every year that I can remember. The only...

Dark Chocolate Cookies

Tom can’t have Nutella because it contains peanut oil (what’s with that?). On a trip to Cost Plus, we found a Dark Chocolate spread, we just assumed was their version of the hazelnut chocolate spread...

San Jose Trip Report

TheHudsons is all about pictures, and I have been neglecting it.  In the course of a month I received two emails with requests to “give up” TheHudsons.com domain. Coincidentally, both were photographers whose last...

Art Obsessions

In my memory, I have obsessed about two pieces of art. The first was a watercolor that Tom’s mother, Polly, painted of Gold Beach.  It’s an ordinary seascape except for the three figures flying...