Monthly Archives: February 2011

Is the World Going Crazy Up There?

The saying goes that “No news is good news.” Unfortunately, we’ve been getting the news down here. The Middle East is in the middle of protesting and taking down governments. People are demanding rights like they never have before. They … Continue reading

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Rolling Cleats

Tomorrow, we’re back on the road to mission.  We weren’t supposed to stop in Guam, but I’m glad we did.  It gave us a quick break before we get into the thick of what we left to do.  Who knows … Continue reading

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Benefits of Time Ashore

One good thing about being in port is the air.  Another the weather.  The benefit that takes the cake:  cheerleaders.  For the Super Bowl, we had a handful of Denver Bronco cheerleaders who had nothing better to do but come … Continue reading

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A Running Tour of Guam

Hitting port was really good for my health.  The weather has been fantastic and I’ve been sightseeing around the base by foot.  I got up this morning and went for a run and fortunately for you, I remembered my camera. … Continue reading

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What’s up, Guam?

I am officially on my first port call of this WestPac.  We have successfully made it to the tiny island of Guam.  I used to live here when I was really small and now I’m here to enjoy the beauty … Continue reading

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Holy Flying Fish!

I saw my first flying fish today! They were jumping in and out of the waves and it was awesome! I’m out in the middle of the ocean and I shouldn’t be so surprised to see fish, but I’ll be … Continue reading

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