Food, Southern Girl Cooks, Travel

Foodies in O’ahu

While in O'ahu, my daughter Megan and I had a great time sampling some yummy menu items from restaurants on the North Shore. Our first stop was Fiji Market & Curry Shop. We found this down-home island market and restaurant just behind a gas station off the main road in La'ie. The Samosas were among… Continue reading Foodies in O’ahu

Knitting, Travel

Over the Rainbow

Last week I went back to the Rainbow State with my Meggie-pie for a mother-daughter island dream trip come true. We enjoyed the ocean, relaxing on the beach and great restaurants (not necessarily in that order). We made a cute little bungalow in La'ie our home base and explored the island from there. After only… Continue reading Over the Rainbow

Knitting, Local Yarn Store, Travel

Deep in the Heart of Texas

I'd never been to Dallas (the city), but I have great memories of Dallas (the TV show) as a teenager. JR Ewing, his family and their crazy exploits were a weekly part of my teenage years. I flew in for a family function and had a little time to do some sightseeing, so I drove… Continue reading Deep in the Heart of Texas

Knitting, Travel

I Wanna Go Back

Mark and I were able to take our teens to O'ahu, Hawaii for spring break this year and my mom decided to tag along. We had a wonderful time. We rented a 50's era, three bedroom house right on the north shore in beautiful Laie. We saw whales, sunrises and sunsets. We toured the Pearl… Continue reading I Wanna Go Back