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  • "Project Runway" Preview
    LIFETIME 'Project Runway' Preview of season 13, episode 7 on Sept. 4, 2014.
    “Project Runway” (Lifetime) can be seen each Thursday evening at 9/8 p.m. On Sept. 4, 2014 it will be the 7th episode in season 13. Kini Zamora & Korina Emmerich are the two Native American/Hawaiian designers still in the...
  • Hawaiian Kalua Turkey and Cabbage
    Quick cooking Hawaiian style kalua turkey and cabbage in a pressure cooker
    This is a simple and fast way of making an island favorite recipe of kalua turkey and cabbage. Usually when you attend a Hawaiian luau (party) there are all the island favorites including fish, poi, laulau and kalua pig. Kalua is a traditional...
  • Desserts that keep the kitchen cool
    Desserts that keep the kitchen cool
    During these hot days, we're always looking for ways to keep our homes cooler, especially the kitchen. It's been said that one of the best ways to keep the inside of our homes cool is, of course, to use the range as little as possible....
  • Grilled pork chops with a Hawaiian flare
    Grilled pork chops with a Hawaiian touch
    If you were with me yesterday, I began discussing grilling and am sharing recipes that will enable you to get the most out of your grill. Yesterday, I talked about choosing a grill. If by chance you missed the column, here's the link to it:...
  • Island Grill Hawaiian Barbecue
    Island Grill Hawaiian BBQ Food Cart In Portland
    I was in Portland for an event at Memorial Coliseum and decided to check YELP for something from the islands to satisfy my hunger. With 3 1/2 Star ratings and 32 reviews I arrived at the Food Carts located on SW 9th and Alder and immediately found...
  • Visitors to The Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew (R) look up at the blossom of a Magnolia tree
    Free printable Hawaiian stencil patterns
    It is easy to add a bit of Hawaii to most any item by taking advantage of the free printable Hawaiian stencil patterns. The free Hawaiian stencil patterns are simple to print, cut out and use over and over again, especially when they are laminated...
  • Hawaiian Ice Cones in Kona features delicious shave ice
    Hawaii Calls: Enjoying shave ice at Hawaiian Ice Cones in Kona
    Hawaii is justly famous for it's variety of food items, created from hundreds of years of influence by many different cultures that have come to the islands. One of the most famous and a must-have while in Hawaii is shave ice. While at first...
  • Captain Mac Nut French Toast is a signature dish at Stacks Pancake House
    Stacks Pancake House brings delicious Hawaiian tastes to breakfast and lunch
    One of the best things to find is a great breakfast place. Stacks Pancake House, with their original location in Dana Point, recently opened in Mission Viejo. It has quickly become a favorite place for many South Orange County locals, with...
  • Bacon Luau Cupcakes
    Bacon Luau Cupcakes Recipe
    After returning from a trip to Hawaii, I wanted to create a dessert that would take the sting out of being back to the daily grind, and remind me of the tropical oasis I’d so briefly visited. And so this recipe was born. These sinfully...
  • Roy's Restaurant - Baltimore's Harbor East
    Monday night 2 course prix fixe is back at Roy’s Restaurants
    You can leave your muu muus, grass skirts, leis and orchids at home but bring your Hawaiian spirit to Roy’s Restaurant that features Hawaiian fusion cuisine. The "My Prix Fixe Mondays" - 2 course $29.95 appetizer and entrée special...
  • Flavors of Hawaii made into a cake
    Flavors of Hawaii made into a cake
    If you're planning on doing some summer entertaining, an Hawaiian theme is always fun to do! It's not hard to put together and if you can't make a trip to Hawaii just yet, then throw a "Luau", which is an Hawaiian party! Here...
  • Chicken that's been to Hawaii
    Chicken that's been to Hawaii
    If you've ever had the opportunity to go to Hawaii, our 50th state, from what I hear, it'll be a most memorable experience. Though I've never been there, I've had family members that have and from what all I've seen and heard,...
  • The Enchanted Tiki Room sign at Disneyland
    Celebrating tiki-style for The Enchanted Tiki Room's 50th
    The Enchanted Tiki Room has turned 50 this week! It is wonderful to see that even after 50 years, the attraction still looks beautiful and continues to entertain guests of all ages.Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room was the first Disneyland...
  • Chef Mavro is Five Diamond Hawaii Regional Cuisine
    Chef Mavro is Five Diamond Hawaii Regional Cuisine
    “I’m not a French chef,” says Marseilles born George Mavrothalassitis, “I’m a Frenchman who’s a chef.” This is not self modesty but a succinct definition of what has made his Honolulu venue, Chef Mavro,...
  • The Haumana
    'The Haumana' chronicles alcoholic entertainer's transformation
    In the hula tradition, Haumana is the Hawaiian term for students and a kumu is the master teacher.In Hawaiian-born artist Keo Woolford’s directorial debut, "The Haumana," he chronicles the challenges of an unlikely candidate...