Monthly Archives: September 2007

Feels like fall

Autumn is officially upon us and Renee of Happy Hearts Mochi has rolled out a special, limited edition flavor for October: Pumpkin Haupia Mochi! One of the perks of being the Happy Hearts Mochi webmaster and photographer is being able … Continue reading

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I finally got around to updating my Champuru Videos and Bon Dance Archive pages.

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Mililani Hongwanji vlog

Better late than never, I say. Here’s the (very tardy) videolog from the Mililani Hongwanji bon dance held on August 17-18, 2007. It features highlights from the Ukwanshin Kabudan and introducing the faces behind the “Dancing Fools.” Unfortunately, some camera … Continue reading

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Wanted: Ideas and Motivation

I don’t quite know what it is. Lately, I’ve been having a hard time writing. Anything. Including simple <140 character Twitters, answering e-mail, or responding to the comments that kind folks like you make here on the blog or on … Continue reading

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Autumn Matsuri vlog

The last bon dance of 2007 came so quickly! It seems like only last week that we were at the Waipahu Plantation Village excitedly looking forward to a summer full of bon dances. “Time flies when you’re having fun” certainly … Continue reading

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