Spring Wild Wanderings

Spring Wild Wanderings

I’m over the moon for this lavendar (grown organically by my Aunty in Kula), oat straw, lemon rind, honey milk tea, with an oh-so-flavorfull orange blossom floating on top. Spring in the subtropics of Maui. Gearing up for my son Zeb’s Baby Luau. Now that...

Food and Love

Pule ‘Ai I ola nö ke kino I ka maona o ka ‘öpü I mä’ona nö ka ‘öpü me ke aloha o ka makua E pü pa’akai käkou me ke mahalo Ua loa’a ho’i iä käkou ka’ai a me ke aloha The body lives because the Stomach is satisfied The...
Gargantuan Wild Beach Almond’s on Molokai

Gargantuan Wild Beach Almond’s on Molokai

This past weekend I took a much needed camping trip to Molokai. We feasted on some wild foods, including these gargantuan False Kamani (Terminalia catappa). In my book Wild Food Plants of Hawai’i, I call them Beach Almond’s. You can purchase the book...
Book Release Postponed

Book Release Postponed

Book Release ***POSTPONED*** due to shipping issues. If you live on Maui and are still interested in buying it hot off the press, please message me. price is $29.95 The first 200 books printed have a small kine glitch, so I am offering to get you a signed copy and...
Kiawe and Persimmon Raw Pie

Kiawe and Persimmon Raw Pie

Our persimmon tree is dumping down juicy, sweet, delicious persimmons right now. We hiked into Haleakala Crater for my husband’s birthday, so this is a belated birthday pie made just for him using kiawe flour and persimmons. so ono!