March-April 2014

March-April 2014 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

modern tropical homes

Tropical Modern

This architect’s home offers idyllic coastal living — come hell or high water.

Island Boogie

We couldn't have asked for a better backdrop to show off such fashions than the chic, modern Andaz Maui Resort in Wailea.
hawaii butterfly, kamehameha

On The Wing

Entomologists fear this endemic butterfly, our official state insect, may be disappearing from forests.
raw brownies by Choice Health Bar in Maui

Choosing What Tastes Good

How did a former banker and an anthropology major become accidental restaurateurs? Maybe Choice was Fate all along.
gourmet Mexican food in Maui

Sangrita Grill & Cantina

Iranian-born chef Paris Nabavi brings south-of-the-border tastes to West Maui.
april fools day trick

Eh, No Foolin’!

Tita has some tricks up her sleeve for April Fools pranksters.
little fire ant in maui hawaii

Little Red Menace

Little Fire Ants cause animal blindness and painful stings, among other problems.
kamakou preserve, molokai hiking

Kamakou Preserve

The Molokai native forest includes 2,774 acres home to many native plants that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
orange retro chair

Natural by Design

Want a great indoor environment? Get in touch with the elements.
publisher's note

Spring-cleaning

Diane begins her spring cleaning regimen.
Hanna Mounce

Bird Woman

The Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project helps prevent extinction of the island's endangered bird species, including kiwikiu, who need to find a new home.