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Eat, shop, and socialize local at the Ala Moana Farmers Market

Eat, shop, and socialize local at the Ala Moana Farmers Market November 21, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Each Saturday the Ala Moana Farmers’ Market happens from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and it’s unique in that it takes place at Ala Moana Shopping Center on the upper deck by Sears on the corner of Piikoi and Ala Moana Boulevard. The brainchild of Annie Suite and Pamela Boyar, who started the highly...

Wine tasting in Oahu country

Wine tasting in Oahu country November 21, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
I’m a beer person, but now and then I can enjoy a glass of what is usually cheap red wine, nothing over a $15 bottle, and Haleiwa’s Bonzer Front is my go to spot. My palate, which is uneducated in the world of wine cannot explain why I prefer red over white, or why red zinfandel is my favorite....

Hawaii’s Ono Pops are so darned ono

Hawaii’s Ono Pops are so darned ono November 21, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
You’re in Hawaii, it’s hot and sunny, and a popsicle is calling. You could run and get something with artificial flavors that may stain your mouth red or blue, or you could head to a local shop and try an Ono Pop – Hawaii’s own spin on the refreshing combination of coldness and...

First Oahu farm tour offers insight into island sustainability

November 21, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
The North Shore is home to numerous farms that utilize the rich soil that has nourished various crops for generations. A couple of months ago, I was lucky to be invited on the virgin voyage of Oahu Agri Tours’ North Shore farm tour—a new venture by Annie Suite and Pamela Boyar, the women behind the...

Halloween on Oahu

Halloween on Oahu October 3, 2011 | Events | Read More
If you’re a huge fan of Halloween like I am and you’re not attending the huge annual Halloween celebration in Maui, then Oahu is the place to be. Those who love to dress up won’t be short of Halloween activities on Oahu. From large celebrations along the Waikiki strip, to smaller venues...

Oahu things to do at no cost!

Oahu things to do at no cost! September 28, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
One of the beautiful things about Hawaii is its natural beauty, which for the most park can be enjoyed for free. Although Oahu is the most populated and busiest of the Hawaiian Islands, it has a large array of natural beauty to experience. From hikes to beaches to whale watching and surf contest viewing,...

The North Shore’s Spaghettini, thin crispy crust and tasty toppings

The North Shore’s Spaghettini, thin crispy crust and tasty toppings September 28, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Out in the country in Haleiwa lies a quaint roadside eatery that serves up some darn good pizza. I was born in New York and have visited yearly while growing up in Hawaii, enjoying pizza each trip back east. So, although it comes down to personal taste I like to think I kinda know good pizza which is...

These are a Few of my Favorite Foods (on Oahu)

These are a Few of my Favorite Foods (on Oahu) August 29, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
So ono! That’s what you’re likely to hear about good food in Hawaii. Local for delicious, ono is a local term for darn good food. As the busiest island in Hawaii, Oahu is home to a large number of restaurants, and many of them are very, very good. I’m going to discuss a few casual,...

A Day in Honolulu

A Day in Honolulu August 28, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Honolulu is a busy place. Locals call it Town, because it’s the busiest section of the island. Town is loaded with things to do, from shopping and spa days, to golf and surfing, tanning, eating, children’s activities and so much more. One day in Honolulu will leave you feeling satisfied and...

Local Food at Haleiwa Farmers’ Market

Local Food at Haleiwa Farmers’ Market August 27, 2011 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
You’re on the North Shore, it’s Sunday, and you’re hungry. Local, tasty, and fresh food galore can be found at the Haleiwa Farmers’ Market. Located at the eastern end of town, the market happens every Sunday from 7 a.m. till about 1 or 2 p.m. Each Sunday, around 3,000, sometimes...
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