Monthly Archives: April 2009

Phuket Thai

crispy chicken with green beans and tofu combination plate Phuket Thai restaurant (Mililani, Hawaii) My neighbor and dear friend Jan and I went out for lunch today at Phuket Thai in the Mililani Town Center.  Having been out for Thai … Continue reading

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Look what came in the mail!

On the date of the official release, my copy of Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon came in the mail today.  I can’t wait to start reading it! Did you order your copy yet? 🙂 Cindy Pon is also giving away … Continue reading

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Silver Phoenix

Never before have I been so excited about the release of a book.  Cindy Pon’s debut novel, Silver Phoenix: Beyond the Kingdom of Xia will be released on April 28, 2009.  I pre-ordered my copy on and according to … Continue reading

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Planning for Baby’s 1st birthday bash

Baby Champuru turned six months on April 4, 2009, which means I have less than six months to plan her first birthday party. First birthday parties are a big deal in Hawaii. Some locals may spend thousands of dollars on … Continue reading

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Baby Food: Japanese Winter Squash

I recently did an entry on Kabocha (Japanese Winter Squash), sharing my simple simmered kabocha recipe.  Kabocha is one of my favorite vegetables and I was eager to introduce it to my baby.  As much as possible, I’m trying to … Continue reading

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