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Twenty-four hours after leaving Lana‘i, Hawai’i I am on my fourth of five flights that will carry me to Barcelona, Spain. I wriggle in the confining seat and and resign myself...

Aunty Irene and Aunty Sandra (left to right) display the most important accoutrements of Hawaiian culture

Aunty Irene flashed a wide, genteel smile as I arrived for the Ho’okipa Cultural Program offered by the Four Seasons Resorts Lana’i. Seated on a sofa in the lobby of The...

Four Seasons Resorts Lana'i - The Logge at Ko'ele

When my sister Nancy and I checked into Four Seasons Resorts Lana’i – The Lodge at Ko’ele, the front desk clerk explained how we would prepare for moving to their sister...

Kitten at Lana'i Animal Rescue Center, Hawaii

I love cats. I mean, I really LOVE cats! I’ve had them as pets most of my life. The last one lived to the ripe old age of 17, which is...

Challenge at Manele Bay golf course, Four Seasons Resorts Lanai, Hawaii

For quite some time, I’ve wanted to make my blog more of a family affair, as both of my sisters are also very talented writers. Neither of them seemed much interested...

Lanai Hawaii Garden of the Gods holeinthedonut.com

When the Lana’i Visitors Bureau invited me to the tiny Hawaiian island of Lana’i, I jumped at the chance. Over the years I had spent considerable time on O’ahu, Kaua’i and...

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