It’s kind-of funny, but not really, how vacations go by at the speed of light, yet my everyday work life goes by pretty much at the speed of sloth. But I am still sooo thankful for the opportunities I’ve had, and will hopefully continue to have, to travel and explore this planet! I just wish time would slow down during these occasions. 🙂 The last two full days of my 2009 vacation in Hawaii (*tear*). The weather during our time in Kona was very interesting. Not a lot of sun actually but plenty of vog (or volcanic smog). So we were a bit concerned that upon returning home we would not look like we had just spent 12 days on a tropical island. When…