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#DoThis: Okinawan Festival this weekend

By On August 29, 2014

Every summer I think about how lucky we are to live in Hawai‘i. There’s always surf on south shores and bright skies for daylong hikes. The weather is balmy, the oceans is… Read More


#BucketList: Marathon, check. Sort of.

By On December 8, 2013

Confession: I have signed up for the Honolulu Marathon three times. The first year I hurt my back. The second year I fractured my ankle. The third year, well, I just didn’t… Read More


Scenes from this weekend’s Okinawan Festival

By On September 3, 2011

OK, I’m not Okinawan. But whenever I go to the annual Okinawan Festival at Kapiolani Park, I feel the uchinanchu spirit come over me.’ And it’s usually at the food booths. Okinawans… Read More


Today’s happy shot

By On September 3, 2011

A favorite Okinawan dish, taco rice, at this weekend’s Okinawan Festival at Kapiolani Park… Read More


Cat Chat: Making andagi

By On August 31, 2011

There’s nothing better than fried dough. Especially when that fried dough — in this case, the Okinawan donut andagi — is freshly made at the annual Okinawan Festival, held this weekend at… Read More