Paul and I knew nothing about Haleiwa Joe’s, so when I told Paul, “hey, we need to eat at Haleiwa Joe’s cause these gift certificates are going to expire,” he promptly went online to look at reviews.  Which actually boggled me because we had a gift certificate.  How bad can it be… it’s free!

I learned how to make oatmeal from my China-born parents.

At this year’s Hawaii State Farm Fair, we picked up a flyer for the local egg farmers association. 


My favorite bakery (until Cherilyn opens her own!) is Watanabe Bakery on Beretania Street.