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What if I Live Until I’m 90?

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Enjoy life.  Don’t wait until tomorrow. Love the life you live.  Live the life you love. I hear these phrases all the time. What does it mean? My friends and I do our… Continue reading

Boulevard in San Francisco

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I had never heard of Boulevard in San Francisco. It is located right across Hotel Vitale where I stayed for the Zappos Bay to Breakers 12K in May 2015. We ended our trip… Continue reading

Grapefruit and Honey Tangerine Monday

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I have a wonderful colleague at work who has a green thumb.  He grows all kinds of things and shares his bounty with the lucky people he knows at work. We get daikon,… Continue reading

Celebrating Friendships in Waikoloa

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My friends and I visited the Marriott’s Waikoloa Ocean Club. This property is co-located with the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa. The Ocean Club offers rentals of suites which is perfect for families… Continue reading

Only Once a Year: Birthday Dinner at Roy’s Waikoloa

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By Misty I. Birthdays only come around only once a year. As I get older I want to ‘forget” about my own birthday but I cherish celebrating the birthdays of others. Recently we… Continue reading

Time for Braces?

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When you were growing up, did you have to wear braces?  I was one of the lucky ones who did not have braces. But at the time, since all my friends had braces,… Continue reading

Peru on my Mind in Hilo

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One of my friends recently got an email encouraging her to sign up for a tour to Peru. A few of us have been seriously considering going this summer since it is a… Continue reading

Only Easy: Misty’s Shoyu Pork

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By: Misty I. I’m resisting. I want to buy an Instant Pot! I even want to buy Instant Pot cookbooks. But honestly, do I really need an Instant Pot? Would I use it?  I… Continue reading

Hiromi in Hilo–Tondo-sai at Hilo Daijingu

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by Hiromi W. Chung This year is the 150th anniversary of the Japanese immigration to Hawaii. In Hilo, I have been surprised how many traditional Japanese customs still remain here but have evolved… Continue reading

Outing to Otaru and Last Day in Sapporo

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(Very late post from Summer 2016–There is so much Hilo love going on that I couldn’t fit this post in earlier!) We visited the town of Otaru. I love this town of beautiful glass… Continue reading