Monthly Archives: May 2008

Farmer’s Market

Spicy Edamame Tofushi As I mentioned, I’m totally on this healthy eating / moderately macrobiotic kick lately. So, this morning I took my parents to the Kapiolani Community College (KCC) Farmer’s Market, Down to Earth (Moiliili) and Marukai for a … Continue reading

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Too big, too small, just right?

Today I am 23-1/2 weeks along in my pregnancy. This week, I had two acquaintances at work sheepishly inquire whether I am pregnant. In both cases, there was a clear apprehension about possibly being wrong and I had to fight … Continue reading

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Dancing Fools

champuru bon dance posse On Saturday, I coordinated a BBQ potluck to kick off the summer and the coming of the bon dance season. The attendees were the core group that I arbitrarily call the “champuru bon dance posse,” mainly … Continue reading

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Revelation and a Recipe

On Saturday, Joyce and I attended a macrobiotic cooking class, coordinated by Arnold and instructed by Leslie Ashburn of Macrobiotic Hawaii. She focused on Japanese macrobiotic cooking, which was smack dab in my area of interest. As I’m quickly heading … Continue reading

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Naming Baby

In the news this week was a list of the most popular names in 2007 in the United States and in Hawaii, as published in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin. The top ten names in Hawaii were: 1. Sophia 2. Ava 3. … Continue reading

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