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Toasted Coconut Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

October 6, 2014 // Food and Drink // No Comments

If you like coconut, raise your hand. Higher. Okay, good. Now, if you loooove coconut, how about a show of jazz hands. That’s right. Wave them like you’re a backup Broadway dancer. Cool. I adore coconut in just about any […]

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

September 29, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // 3 Comments

GUYS. I had my wisdoms extracted on Friday. All four of them. Right now I’m on a doesn’t-require-a-lot-of-chewing foods diet. Tons of ice cream, soup, and super soft noodles. Which is okay, until I start craving pipikaula from Highway Inn […]

Food in Progress: Ravioli

September 22, 2014 // Food and Drink, Food in Progress // One Comment

I know, I know. It doesn’t really look like ravioli, but trust me, it is. I’m attempting to make ravioli completely from scratch. Say what? Ravioli? From scratch? Yup. Completely from scratch. Okay, so maybe I didn’t make the cheese, […]

Foodstuff: Okinawan Festival

A couple of Saturdays ago, after a trip to the zoo, my family and I popped over to the Okinawan Festival that was happening at Kapiolani Park. We didn’t get to see any performances or play any games but we […]

Almond Poppy Seed Shortbread Cookies

August 18, 2014 // Baking, Food and Drink // No Comments

Shortbread cookies. Super easy to make and you can customize them a thousand different ways. The dough is so good that I sometimes eat pieces of it raw. I like living on the edge. Photos by Arbine Villanueva-Hoapili¬† Print Almond […]

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