My life in Hawaii - food, mostly.

Holidays

Happy New Year! 2018

Happy New Year! 2018

We had a quiet New Years weekend as usual. We’re too old and our kids are too young to stay up until midnight so we ate traditional toshi-koshi soba (literal translation: crossing into the new year soba) and went to bed. We also toasted the […]

Christmas Day 2017

Christmas Day 2017

We had a nice relaxing day. The morning was spent opening gifts and then we went out to McDonald’s for breakfast. In the afternoon we took the kids to the park to try out some new toys. For dinner we had an easy pork roast […]

A Gingerbread House Making Playdate

A Gingerbread House Making Playdate

I thought a Christmas activity for Nomz’s next playdate would be perfect for the season. It’s been ages since I last made a gingerbread house, so I did a quick search online for some tips. We rinsed and dried these individual juice cartons to serve […]