These Le Chic Patissier Original Stroopwafel caramel waffle sandwiches looked good; so good I was afraid to be disappointed. I thought at regular price, they also seemed to be a bit pricey, $9.39 for 40 cookies. However, after picking up a box, I realized how heavy the container was: 2.78 […]

You’re looking at tonight’s dinner, this week’s lunch and more. With the addition of vegetables, it was over three pounds of food for less than $10. This 23-ounce package gets our family’s stamp of approval for convenience and taste. The Skillet Gnocchi Kit comes with two packets of butter sauce, […]

“I’m going to find it,” she declared emphatically I too had heard it — the day before.  I thought it was just thoughtless bubul birds fighting over an overripe papaya, so I ignored the sound.  Her son had heard it too, first in the morning and then throughout the day. […]

  From time to time, I receive a surplus of chives from friends and neighbors.  I also, from time to time, crave chive kim chee. It’s the ultimate in local smelly fermented food.  Once you’ve had some, you’ll be hooked.  Just make sure everyone else tries it too so that no […]

  We tried it two months ago and liked it enough to buy it again.  Granted, our family found it strange that we were using Downy’s In-Wash Scent Booster to boost our specifically-designated “no perfumes” laundry detergent.  Truth is, aside from the fact that sometimes the kids clothes require a […]

Living here in Hawaii, aren’t you envious to find that onions keep for months on end in a Midwest cellar?  Here’s are three ideas on how you can preserve your round onions in our humid paradise without waste.   1.  Simply wrap each one in newspaper and store it in your refrigerator.  It’s […]

I just finished shopping at Costco and was pleased to see this display: On the mainland, it was common practice to order food from the food court while checking out at the register.  Looks like the practice — at least for whole pizza — has finally reached Hawaii Kai. Notably, […]

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News from Hawaii Kai and East Oahu. My ❤ passions include kids, education, #rstats, technology and our environment. Casual strategy game player and DIY er.

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