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Posted on October 13th, 2018 by paularath

Please come to our Autumn Pop-Up Artist Sale next weekend! We have all been creating like mad so you can expect lots of fresh new art and craft. I recently visited Lynda Sakraida‘s studio and she has been creating some of her most beautiful bags EVER. Here are images of just a few of the
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Posted on July 23rd, 2018 by paularath

A few months ago, our “last cat,” EleEle, passed away. After living with pet cats for more than 30 years, we committed to being cat-less. It makes our travel plans much more flexible. But I gotta say, it’s been really hard. EleEle, and Scrimshaw before her, have been my constant companions. Scrimmy lived until he
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Posted on July 22nd, 2018 by paularath

Summer is generally a pretty bleak time, movie-wise. The screens are over populated with super heroes, violence, ridiculous creatures and screeching cars, planes, motorcycles and voices. But right now, in the midst of this movie morass, there is a quiet little film that stole my heart: “Leave No Trace,“ the lyrical indie film by writer/director
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Posted on May 25th, 2018 by paularath

Thanks to our creative, energetic and well-connected youth specialist, Larry Sweets, Palama Settlement’s culinary team from the 808 Junior Chef competition got a lesson in sushi. The teacher was none other thanĀ Al Aiona’aka, the Asian Food Director for Whole Foods Markets. The youths, who come from a wide range of family and culinary backgrounds, took
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Posted on November 19th, 2016 by paularath

Sedona in Ward Centre held an open house today for media folks to introduce their new gift ideas for the holidays. Malia Johnson is an excellent buyer, who looks far and wide (she just returned from Las Vegas and NYC) for gifts that are on trend but also uplifting, positive, humorous or irreverent. Sedona’s success
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