Monthly Archives: March 2009

Date Day Musings

Posing outside Shirokiya (Ala Moana Shoping Center) with my snow ice dessert from The Juice Factory Whenever possible, Hubby and I try to have a “date day.”  This past Friday, we decided to go to Ala Moana Shopping Center for … Continue reading

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Rainbow Drive-in (Honolulu, Hawaii)

Since having my baby in October 2008, I’ve started seeing things a little differently. Due to the down economy, so many companies have gone out of business and it makes me wonder if the establishments that I’ve grown up with … Continue reading

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Kabocha is the Japanese winter squash. It’s one of my favorite vegetables and it’s next on my list of foods to introduce to baby.  I make a new batch of baby food once a week on Saturdays (when Aunty Joni … Continue reading

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Sunnyside (Wahiawa, Hawaii)

Sunnyside is one of the great things about Hawaii, synonymous with scrumptious cream pies and down home local cooking. This little restaurant in Wahiawa has been a favorite of island residents for decades. Sunnyside does not specialize in fancy-shmancy pies, … Continue reading

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Co-sleeper to playard to crib

For safety reasons, I asked Hubby to convert Baby Champuru’s co-sleeper into the playard position today.  Now that she’s so mobile, I’m afraid that she will soon be able to climb over the bar and onto our bed.  Not only … Continue reading

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