Archives for November 2011

Traveling to Lana’i

We headed to Lana'i this past Thanksgiving and it was nothing short of magnificent! My friend Patrice, who lives on Oahu and runs momsbestbet.com is heading to Lana'i soon and emailed me for some tips. Hey Sarah, Hope you had a nice Thanksgiving. I wanted to ask you about Lanai since I haven't been there in 9 years.  A bunch of us are going over before Christmas and are staying at the Koele lodge. Any great finds?  I remember having dinner at the Koele and walking through the town but that's … [Read more...]

Celebrate Small Business Saturday (link up!)

Did you know...Reusing your towel just once can save at least a load of laundry a week!  That's a whole lotta of money, water, detergent use and energy that could be save (not to mention your sanity)! In honor of Small Business Saturday I'm offering a deal on my Tag a Towels! Are you a mom that's sick of towels taking over the laundry pile? Do you have the kids sharing a bathroom and are always hearing, "that's not my towel" or "he used my towel! Gross!" Does your hubby that steal … [Read more...]

Cool Finds: Pretty things

I found these this past weekend at a gift fair here in West Maui. Enjoy! buy here http://geishafabulous.com/ buy here http://www.siganka.com connect with Tara B on Facebook or http://www.etsy.com/shop/TaraBouchard   … [Read more...]

Good Eats Maui: Leoda’s in Olowalu

Leoda's Kitchen & Pie Shop just opened in Olowalu. I had the chicken pot pie that was delicious, although small, but comes with extra gravy to dunk the crust in, so it made up for it. My hubby had the fried brussels sprouts that were so good. The kids had grilled cheese but they do offer homemade macaroni & cheese, hotdogs and sandwiches for the kids. They are of course known for their pies and have a variety including berry, chocolate macadamia pecan, apple and coconut cream. I've … [Read more...]

Get your shopping on…Maui-style

Tonight they are opening the doors to The Christmas House in Launiupoko here on the West side of Maui. If on island come to purchase gifts in hm rabattkod for this holiday created by local Maui residences.  Click for directions using google maps … [Read more...]