Finding Li Hing Mui

Wala’au Manawa- Maybe it was my high mucka muck dunno nuttin’ question or something, but the stock person didn’t look up from her unpacking when I asked, “Do you have Li Hing Mui powder?” She pointed to the thing hanging at my eye level. “Oh thank you,” I said, feeling dumb. I figured I’d not…… Continue reading Finding Li Hing Mui

First flight

Woke up at 3.00 a.m. to catch our UA Polaris 777. The TSA line wasn’t bad that time in the morning at Reno International Airport, but when I passed the X-ray and expected David to be right behind me, I saw a guard leading him away instead. For about 20 minutes, many scenarios crossed my…… Continue reading First flight

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Wala`au Manawa WHO IN THEIR RIGHT MIND WOULD TRAVEL RIGHT NOW?             Saturday, July 30, 2022-You might have read the recent article on travel tips by Kristie Koerel in the NYT July 8, 2022 issue. I haven’t followed all of them, but I have one tip of my own for…… Continue reading Blog

Kapa – “My Neighborhood: Pinion Hills, Carson River, Cottonwoods”

http://www.PBSReno.org/arteffectsepisode 709 aired November 21, 2021Kapa Triptyche36″ x 9″”My Neighborhood: Pinion Hills, Carson River, Cottonwoods”  beaten mulberry bark-2014 Maui, Hawai`i; bamboo stamp design-2021 NevadaSpecifically for “First Lady Presents” Inaugural Exhibition at Governor’s Mansion, Carson City, Nevada http://www.carsonnvmuseum.org/first-lady/2022- In permanent Polynesian Collection of Nevada State Museum, Carson City, NV”My Neighborhood: Pinion Hills, Carson River, Cottonwoods” kapa…… Continue reading Kapa – “My Neighborhood: Pinion Hills, Carson River, Cottonwoods”