My Birthday in Honolulu

On the day of my actual birthday we headed out to Hanauma Bay just outside of Honolulu. Because the bay is a nature preserve, there […] Read More

Helena’s Hawaiian Foods and Leonard’s Bakery in Honolulu, HI

Hello! It’s November! I know you didn’t hear from me pretty much all of October but I’m back – fresh from a birthday trip to […] Read More

Matua’s Sushi Bar & Islander Grill | Chula Vista

For Mother’s Day this year, Jake and I both planned little outings with our moms to celebrate. For my mom, I decided to bring her […] Read More

chris’ ono grinds island grill / mission valley – san diego, ca

Jake, T and I came here shortly after I got back from Boston. I got an Entertainment Book a couple of months ago for only […] Read More

hogetsu bakery / chula vista, ca

I heard of Hogetsu Bakery awhile ago – after all, this place has been around for decades – but I didn’t get around to visiting […] Read More

homestyle hawaiian and rockie’s frozen yogurt / clairemont – san diego, ca

Homestyle Hawaiian is a tiny little place near Mesa College serving up some grand Hawaiian food. It’s not in the strip mall where K Sandwiches […] Read More

roy’s restaurant / downtown – san diego, ca

I sometimes wonder how I get invited to certain things. I was recently invited to come to Roy’s Restaurant for a media event with wedding […] Read More