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Thing I Did: It's a Book! ‘Ohana Grill Cookbook Excerpts Last summer, my friend Traci (owner of Midori Jewelry—shameless plug; her stuff is beautiful, check it out!) messaged me: "Are you doing food photography? Like for a book?" Me: "At the moment??!" (I'm kind of literal...I also legit thought she’d seen... Read More International Market Place Mixology Month Out & About with Sugar + Shake The International Market Place in Waikīkī has deemed July Mixology Month at the shopping center. Various restaurants in the collection will offer special cocktails, each highlighting a selected spirit-of-the-week, paired with a featured dish. Each Thursday, bartenders will battle it... Read More Spice Up Your Life Sides & Snack-y Stuff I am a huge spice wimp. I don’t put chili flakes on my pizza. I love ma po tofu and spicy ‘ahi bowls, but they make me cry. I *never* play the Russian roulette game that is partaking of an... Read More Hāna Kū Out & About with Sugar + Shake Yes, readers, I have been gone a long time… The great thing about writing for myself is that I get to choose what I write about and when I turn it in. The awful thing about writing for myself is... Read More New Summer 2016 Menu Tasting at Pint + Jigger. A fine summery selection of cocktails. © 2016 Sugar + Shake Summer Lovin’ at Pint + Jigger Out & About with Sugar + Shake, We Ate It Pint + Jigger is one of Sugar + Shake’s favorite haunts. We adore co-owner and bartender extraordinaire Dave Newman, and the food and drinks always satisfy. I frequently Instagram what we’re sipping on and stuffing into our faces while we’re... Read More

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Thing I Did: It’s a Book!

Last summer, my friend Traci (owner of Midori Jewelry—shameless plug; her stuff is beautiful, check...
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International Market Place Mixology Month

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Spice Up Your Life

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Hāna Kū

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