November-December 2013

November-December 2013 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

plantation style bedroom

A Passion For The Past

A plantation inspired Maui home designed with the charm of yesteryear. Lilikoi Lani Farm was refurbished by Robert Adolph in Haiku Maui, named after the lilikoi flower.
Maui voyaging canoe

Now, Voyager

Seventeen years in the making, the Hawaiian modern day voyaging canoe Mo‘okiha O Piilani will set sail on December 21 during the winter solstice.
dog helpers maui

Givers

The Holidays are a time of giving, but organizations around Maui country give all year long. From Toys to education and canine assistance.
polenta recipe

Creamy Mascarpone

Mahalo to Chef Anton Haines for this recipe.
Maui pawn shop

The St Nick of Market Street

Meet the owner of a string of shops on Market Street in Wailuku who has been called the unofficial mayor of Market Street.
roast pork with vegetables

Holiday Test Kitchen 2013

Wrap your hands around this holiday feast: Iberico ham-wrapped pork loin with Hamakua ali‘i mushrooms and Asian pears with Calvados sauce; herbed mascarpone polenta; and a gluten-free, milk-chocolate almond cake.
red ti leaf

Rainy Season

Ho‘oilo starts in November and marks the rainy season in Hawaii. Micro climates and rain fall varies with wind, geography and elevation.
Hawaiian games

Games Hawaiians Play

Children of Hawaii play traditional island games in the spirit of Makahiki. Ancient cultural competitions in connection with the festival and its meaning.
Liddo Bitta Tita, Kathy Collins

Da Real Kine Christmas

Tita shares her memories of holiday time on the islands growing up. Mainland traditions can be busy, but island traditions can be funny and just as fun as a white Christmas.

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