The books have arrived!

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Giddy is NOT a word I use often, and I don’t think I’ve ever used it to describe myself.  But it’s the only word that I can think of to describe how I feel.  I AM GIDDY about this book and how it has turned out.  I AM GIDDY with excitement and the possibilities ahead.  I hope the book is a conduit for sharing Hawaii’s fabulous cuisines and the people making that food great.

I’m also giddy with anticipation of sharing my stories.  I know that we all have memories of food and the role that it’s played in our lives, and how it connects us to the ones we love.  I hope that by sharing my memories, people feel the love I have for my mother and the upbringing I was so blessed to have.  And I wish that maybe is sparks some of their own memories and the love they share with their mothers and loved ones.