Oh, Say Can You See?—Adventures in Dining

Disclaimer – all food photos are taken blind-folded Blind-folded Selfie It’s said that vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. If that is true then dining blind-folded is a curious wonder. Brave participants recently lined up at the Kona Hotel on Hawaii Island to experience culinary art through visual sensory deprivation.…

Food and Friends at Tropics Tap House Kona

Hibachi Shrimp Skewers Tropics Tap House in Keauhou Shopping Center is a popular watering hole for Kona locals and visitors. Offering tasty comfort food with a gourmet twist and a healthy assortment of beers on tap, it’s easy to see why their parking lot is full at pau hana time. Executive Chef Ryan Ashihara is…

Judy Collins Returns to Honokaʻa

Anything worth having is worth the wait, and no one knows this better than musical folk icon Judy Collins. Her 2016 release, “Silver Skies Blue,” was nominated for a 2017 Grammy Award in the category for best folk album — a prodigious 48 years after her first, and only, Grammy win in the same category.…