Lei Day at the Kauai Museum

May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii...as the song goes...and the Kauai Museum puts on a fragrant and colorful celebration of this uniquely Hawaiian festivity.  This once a year tradition is one of my favorite island festivals.  I absolutely love looking at all of the leis crafted by expert lei ... Read More...

Little Fish Coffee Co.

Hanapepe has always been one of my favorite road trip stops on Kauai. There are art galleries, great views from the swinging bridge, and festivities every Friday night. I love it. I always have. And I love it even more now that there's a coffee shop in town! Little Fish coffee offer ... Read More...

Kapaa Town First Saturday

If you're around on the first Saturday of the month, make the time to visit Kapaa Town's Fist  Saturday Art Night celebration.  It seems to grow in popularity with each passing month and is a fun way to spend an hour or so exploring the town and seeing it come ... Read More...

Hanapepe Art Night

On most days Hanapepe is a sleepy little town with with historic buildings and a wonderful collection of art galleries and boutiques, but on Friday evenings the town comes alive, bustling with food trucks, roadside vendors, music and other eclectic offerings.  It is the place to be on a Friday ... Read More...

The Fresh Shave

I grew up having shave ice as a refreshing treat.  My mom and dad would pick me up after school and take me to the shave ice stall and I'd load up on the cool, sweet, rainbow colored goodness, but the shave ice of my youth is nothing like the innovative creations ... Read More...