Best Brews Abroad

Best Brews Abroad

Here’s a quick round-up of some of my most memorable cold ones (a post better enjoyed while consuming beer. Tested. Proven, for you scientific pleasure). To be clear, there’s more where this came from. Apparently, I am THAT girl takes a picture of every beverage that’s every entered my lips. Historians will thank me. If you happen to be […]

Honolulu Hospitality

Honolulu Hospitality

“May-lay Keh-lee-kee-mah-kah” My aunt said pronouncing the island sounds of the Hawaiian holiday greeting—“Mele Kalikimaka.” I can still hear her, bouncing from vowel to vowel, sounding out the names of Hawaiian streets—Gracefully, carefully. respectfully. This was many years ago. I was only nine years old. It was my biggest travel journey I had ever made at the […]

How to Drink Kava with Locals in Hawaii

How to Drink Kava with Locals in Hawaii

I. Love. Markets.   I will wander doggedly into the darkest corners of a town if I see a “market this way,” sign. I run to it like a disobedient kid to an ice-cream truck… Except in my case it’s a hand-pies, or homemade lemonade, or something made out of hemp….I love you markets, don’t change! […]