Why must we rush to judgment?

August 21, 2023
As I write, two Maui officials have resigned, and it's only been about week since the horrible fires that took so much from these beautiful people. It was a huge...

How to pack for Maui

November 30, 2016
This is the piece I was supposed to post the day i went to Maui, but I didn't get to go. That story is HERE.  Now on to the riveting topic of packing for Maui. Or any...

5 best things about carefree Hawaii

April 15, 2016
Five or so hours on a plane from northern California and there they are: the Hawaiian islands. It was 1959 when Hawaiians voted by a wide majority to make Hawaii our...

Wowie! Maui coffee!

February 9, 2016
There's a lot to sing about when it comes to Maui, as these dogs know. One song-worthy thing is Maui coffee.  No joke. Of course, we know that coffee is a no-no for...

Can goats actually surf?

September 6, 2015
Late one morning in Maui we decided to go upcountry, toward the crater of Haleakala, the well-known volcano. On our way, we encountered the Surfing Goat Dairy. Surfing...

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