Thru Jim's Eyes


Congratulations to all my Tongan 🇹🇴 friends. Today we celebrate your rugby team’s 31-19 point victory over USA 🇺🇸 at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan 🇯🇵.

Sunrise over Kawaihae, Hawai’i Island.

Sunrise over Kawaihae, Hawai’i Island.

Onekahakaha Beach Park, Hilo, Hawai’i

Coconut Island in Hilo Bay, Hawai’i

Beautiful quiet Hilo Bay, Hawai’i


Midway in my Kailua Kona Coast walk. I stopped at Don The Beachcomber’s Mai Tai Grille for some iced tea and pupus. Relax, put your feet on the wall and listen to the waves. This is one of my favorite places to just chill.

Shoreline Access – Kailua Kona, Hawai’i

I was saddened to see a landmark which has been here forever is now gone. Yama’s Specialty Shop (fishing tackle) is gone. I was recently speaking with one of the old timers in Kailua Kona and he was referencing this exact spot. We mourn the passing and …

I dropped off the #Jeep for a water pump replacement. This is the best waiting room I’ve ever seen. #ilovehawaii #i live hawaii

Relaxing at Ola Brewery to a wonderful Kiawe Vanilla Porter. They roast the kiawe seed pods which gives this beer a light smoky flavor and the vanilla smooths out any rough edges. 6.8% ABV, 20 IBU

Watch on #Periscope: Failed Moonrise over Mauna Kea.

Failed Moonrise over Mauna Kea.

An amazing Hawai’i sunset from stunning Kua Bay a few miles north of Kailua-Kona on The Big Island.