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#40Trails No. 8: Friendship Garden in Kāneʻohe

By On June 30, 2015

HIKE: Friendship Garden, Kāneʻohe, O‘ahu WHEN: June 2015 LENGTH: 0.6 mile DIFFICULTY: Easy FEATURES: Short hike with great views of Kāneʻohe Bay, historic, great for kids, pet-friendly Dog owners are always on… Read More


#40Trails No. 7: Pu‘u Mā‘eli‘eli Trail in Temple Valley

By On June 23, 2015

HIKE: Pu‘u Mā‘eli‘eli, ʻĀhuimanu, O‘ahu WHEN: June 2015 LENGTH: About 1.5 miles roundtrip (50 minutes total) DIFFICULTY: Easy FEATURES: Short hike with big payoff, views of Kāneʻohe Bay, well-worn trail, great for… Read More


Brother Noland, the original prepper

By On August 13, 2014

When my friend, Dawn Sakamoto, first told me the publishing company where she works was printing a survival guide penned by Brother Noland, I almost didn’t believe her. Brother Noland? The slack-key… Read More


FUUD: Dean’s Drive-Inn in Kaneohe

By On December 30, 2011

One of my favorite things to eat — at drive-ins and anywhere — is beef teriyaki. But ever since the Kandas closed their lunch wagon at Kewalo Basin, I couldn’t find one that compared.… Read More


Did this: Visiting Heeia fishpond

By On March 21, 2011

Help with the restoration effort of an ancient Hawaiian fishpond in Heeia… Read More