Confessions V

1. We got our wedding video last week and watching myself struggling to hold back tears while I read my vows is just a...

East Maui: Red Sand Beach and The Seven Sacred Pools

Disclosure: As of January 12, 2018 I have received notice from Hana Highway Regulation that Red Sand Beach and Waioka Pond are on private...

Immunity-Boosting Tomato Sauce with Mushrooms

Hey guys! I hope you all had a nice weekend. Mine was awesome; we took a trip to the farmers market, walked Coco on...

25 Quick and Easy Summer Salad Recipes

We’re only one week away from the start of summertime but in my mind it’s already begun. The long, sunny days make this mama...

East Maui: Road to Hana

Disclosure: As of January 12, 2018 I have received notice from Hana Highway Regulation that all waterfalls on the Road to Hana (aside from...

Roasted Chickpea Salad with Grapes and Feta

Meet my new favorite salad. Roasted chickpeas, juicy red grapes, crunchy little wheat berries and bits of creamy feta, tossed in a scrumptious honey-lemon...

Vegan Silk Chocolate Pie

Vegan Silk Chocolate Pie- all you need is 6 ingredients to make this decadent soy-free and dairy-free chocolate pie!  It’s Friday and we all...

West Maui: Lahaina and Beyond

We could have easily spent our entire honeymoon lounging on Napili Bay but we were way too excited for that. There was so much...

Chilled Asparagus Soup

I know what you’re thinking…what the heck is chilled soup? I thought the same thing at first when I saw it on the menu...

Taco Salad with Chickpea ‘Beef’

I should probably be sharing a Hawaiian recipe today to keep up with the recent theme around here, but my craving for Mexican has...