I am Hilo Bureau reporter covering government news for West Hawaii Today. In addition, I curate a daily news blog, http://www.allhawaiinews.com , and am in constant revision and pitching of a Hawaii-based mystery novel, "Lei Down and Die."
Obviously, I love the climate and wonderful flora all year round. I also love the rich mix of cultures and the fact there's always something new to learn about each other. I love the small town life so close to nature and public transit that takes me where I need to go.
Playing with my husband, Rex. Snorkeling, lounging on the beach, hiking in the mountains, gardening on the lanai, reading fiction of all genres.
Who would buy more paper that just ends up in the landfill? We wrapped all our packages last year in newspaper -- the bows are all reused from gifts others gave us.Pretty enough, eh?Plus, not just cheap, but free!We also wrapped all our gifts to the Mainland in either newspapers or pretty...