I LOVE....that most of Honolulu is one big 70's Kung Fu movie looking set.
I LOVE....Thai food on Nu'uanu street in Kalihi....but NOT their bathrooms.
I LOVE....that Motsumoto makes bank but never redoes anything, not even the pictures.
I LOVE....that it's the most beautiful place in the world and two steps from being 3rd world.
(FYI the bathroom at the Thai food garage in Kalihi is 4th world).
I LOVE....mochi ice cream....bubbies, raspberry white chocolate.
I LOVE....Ling hi mui ANYTHING, pickled mango, and rock salt plum.
I LOVE....Mcdonald's eggs, rice and Portuguese sausage meal.
I LOVE.....my grandma, who doesn't remember me, but acts like she does most of the time.
I LOVE.....how Jeans Wear house clothes look cute on the hanger but NEVER fit right.
I LOVE.....Ted's Bakery Chocolate Haupia Cream Pie.
I LOVE.....Hawaiian Cowboys. (go dad!)
I LOVE.....that roosters woke me up at 4:ooa.m.
I LOVE..... pancakes, cream puffs, and Chantilly frosting at Liliha Bakery
I LOVE.....that I can wake up at 5:50am and not feel tired and go for a walk on the beach.
I LOVE.....that I'm in bed and sleeping by 10:00 p.m.
I LOVE.....how brown Golden got from head to toe.
I LOVE....Hawaii drivers.
I LOVE....MAHALO instead of THANK YOU. YES Bronwyn, people use that word in real life.
I LOVE....The Hapuna Prince Hotel (and my Auntie Shari :))
I LOVE....that Nick thinks Hawaiian history is Fairytailish. i.e. he questions my sources.
I LOVE....that you can ask a Walmart worker where the musubi presses are located.
I LOVE....the way Kona airport surroundings look like a real bad road pavement job.
I LOVE....how Hawaii radio stations aren't even scared to play the same songs over and over.
I LOVE....that once you get on the radio your song will get play 20 years later over and over.
I LOVE....that the workers at Foodland grocery store still know my name.
I lOVE....that I still have a Maika'i card.
I LOVE....the swapmeet
I LOVE....that no matter how long I am away, Hawaii is still my home.
WHY DO YOU LOVE HAWAII??