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#NewEats: The Nook Neighborhood Bistro

By On August 4, 2014

I had meant to write a review of a new brunch spot in Puck’s Alley weeks ago — but I kept going back to eat there. I guess that’s a good sign. The… Read More


Let’s talk ramen!

By On December 16, 2013

Winter in Hawaii means one thing to me: ramen. It was the first thing I had wanted to eat on Sunday night when gray clouds dumped heavy rain all across the island.… Read More


Lessons I’ve learned from riding the bus

By On November 18, 2013

Last week I got around on one of the nation’s best public bus systems. And it was interesting to say the least. I saw former students and ex-coworkers riding TheBus. I sat… Read More


John, I miss you already

By On December 28, 2011

I was meaning to get that recipe for peppermint bark John Heckathorn, beloved food critic and longtime friend, posted on his Facebook wall on Dec. 23. He was making it for his… Read More


Post-APEC: Let’s see how long this lasts

By On November 8, 2011

The other morning I was walking down Kalakaua Avenue after an early surf session and noticed something odd. Flowers. Flowers and decorative plants and ti leaves — all newly planted along the street.… Read More