Maui No Ka Oi Magazine

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Shaka List 2019

16 experiences that make Maui nō ka ‘oi (the best).
Hokulani Holt

What is a Hawaiian Education?

We ask three maoli (native) educators to consider what it means to be an educated Hawaiian in the twenty-first century—and why it matters.
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Perfect Day Upcountry

Follow your local guide and trade the holiday hustle and bustle for an Upcountry itinerary filled with leisurely discoveries.
Mushrooms

Cultured Fellow

Our dining editor learns how to produce edible mushrooms from mycologist Charles Tresidder.
maui sleigh

Joy Ride: Da Maui Sleigh

A father-son holiday tradition rolls on.
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Holiday Marketplace

Put yourself in an island state of mind and treat yourself from head to toe . . . with a little help from these first-rate Maui shops.
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Lofty Pursuit

A Wailuku apartment gets a modern makeover—and it’s just what the doctor ordered.

2019 Holiday Gift Guide

We've got the goods on where savvy Santas shop.
Maui Forest Bird Recovery

Restoring the Forest

Habitat loss is threatening Maui’s rare endemic birds. Can rebuilding the ecosystem bring them back?

Hawaiian Twist

Decorate your holiday table with a wreath of island flora featuring ‘ūlei.
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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Vegan Recipes

Delicious recipes for vegan mac & cheese, lu‘au leaf w/ roasted garlic dip, vegan nut cream, garlic mash potatoes with vegan gravy, and kabocha pie.
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A Very Vegan Holiday Test Kitchen

Savor the flavor with delectable vegan holiday dishes + recipes from Moku Roots.
Hawaiian lei making

Lady Lei

Lauren Shearer puts a new twist on an ancient art.
Pohole Pancetta and Roasted Tomato Pasta

The Great Pohole Challenge

Five award-winning chefs share recipes featuring pohole (fiddlehead fern).

Remembering Big Mama

Has Olowalu’s coral colony become the canary in the coal mine?
Cassie Pali art

The Art of Cassie Pali

Beauty and adventure that will take your breath away.

Great Finds

Some of our favorite things . . . imagine them in your home.
garden makeover

A Garden-Variety Makeover

Before and after at Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi’s Wailuku headquarters.
ie‘ie

Social Climber: ‘ie‘ie

This versatile vine wove its way into the fabric of Hawaiian life.
Hawaiian hale

Social Structure: Hawaiian Hale

Indigenous architecture was shaped by—and helped to shape—life in early Hawai‘i. Descendants of the Islands’ first people are building on that foundation.
Blue Bottle Love

Shop Maui

Put yourself in an island state of mind and treat yourself from head to toe...

Island Style

If home is where your heart lives, fill it with what you love.
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Maui’s Top Agents

An exclusive look at the best performing real estate agents.
canoe adventures

The Pull of History

The ocean holds endless lessons in Hawaiian culture and tradition.
Spreckelsville Maui dream home

Finishing Touches

A dream house evolves on Maui’s North Shore.
Ronaldo Macedo

Oil on Water

Plein-air painter Ronaldo Macedo is drawn to the places where land meets sea and sky.
Victor Pellegrino

Renaissance Man

Farmer. Foodie. Poet. Professor.