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#40trails No. 17: Mānoa Falls, O‘ahu

By On February 18, 2016

HIKE: Mānoa Falls, O‘ahu WHEN: February 2016 LENGTH: 1.6 miles roundtrip DIFFICULTY: Easy; great for novices, kids, families and leashed dogs FEATURES: Well-worn trail, valley scenery, often wet and muddy, mosquitos (so… Read More


#40Trails No. 9: Pu‘u Pia in Mānoa

By On July 17, 2015

HIKE: Pu‘u Pia, Mānoa, O‘ahu WHEN: June 2015 LENGTH: 2 miles roundtrip DIFFICULTY: Easy FEATURES: Mountainous, often wet, great for beginners and families, scenic views of the Ko‘olau Mountains and Mānoa Valley,… Read More


5 Valentine’s Days ideas for the adventurer

By On February 2, 2015

Valentine’s Day is coming up — and you all know it. While I’m not big on over-the-top romance, I am a fan of Feb. 14. (Don’t believe me? Read last year’s blog on… Read More


#CatChat: Visiting the new Choco le‘a Boutique

By On October 15, 2014

Yeah, yeah, I keep saying I’m going to restart the #CatChat segments on my blog. And hey, this might be my first one in 2014, but at least I did it! I… Read More


#Done: Pop-up brunch with Anthony Yang

By On July 15, 2014

In case you missed it — and you really shouldn’t have — Anthony Yang was in town this weekend and hosted one of his cult-popular pop-up brunches in Mānoa. Just about every food-obsessed person… Read More