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Worth the wait…

A seven year wait

                        After coveting everyone’s flowers at the Hilo Orchid Show back in 2006, I ventured into the sellers’ area and purchased a little orchid keiki from Mac’s Orchids out … Continue reading

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Kahili Special Deal #1

A simple sparkly bauble is the perfect summer accessory. This necklace is available in three lengths as well as sterling silver and gold-filled.  Inventory is very limited, so snap yours up! Offer available to US residents only. Sold out! Mahalo, … Continue reading

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A Garden of Eden in Hilo…

One of my favorite places to meander is the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden on Onomea Bay. I  head out on a sunny day and make sure that my digital camera is ready to go. Of the several trails, my favorite … Continue reading

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The most delicious chevre…

Comes from these beautiful little goats. I know where my cheese comes from…how about you? These goats are happy residents at Lava Rocks Puna Goat Cheese. Besides tasty cheese, Lava also makes amazing goat’s milk soaps. No online sales yet, … Continue reading

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Punalu’u Black Sand Beach

Getting a pedicure, the natural way… A honu sunbathing…

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Hula in Hilo

The Merrie Monarch Festival, the internationally acclaimed hula competition, is in full swing. If you’re lucky enough to have tickets, I’m jealous. Fortunately, there are plenty of free demonstrations in Hilo to satisfy my hula craving. We had a wonderful … Continue reading

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