Fairmont Kea Lani Wailea, Maui March 2015 I had the opportunity to stay at the Fairmont Kea Lani earlier this month & experience the beautiful resort, amenities & delicious vegan menu. The following dishes are part of the Lifestyle Cuisine Plus menu, an element of culinary options available throughout the FairmontContinue Reading

I was so happy to have the opportunity to photograph a few plates & meet Chef Shanaan at Maka by Mana last week during a visit to Maui. The atmosphere in this mostly raw vegan Paia eatery is so bright & the food incredible.  If I lived on Maui I’dContinue Reading

Karma Rimay O Sal Ling  Maui Tibetan Buddhist Dharma Center I enjoy visiting dharma centers wherever we go so it was a pleasant surprise to come across the Maui Tibetan Buddhist Dharma Center during our first few hours on Maui.  We also returned on our final day to spend someContinue Reading

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to visit Maui & take the Saturday morning tour at Leilani Farm Sanctuary of Maui, photograph the animals & Laurelee Blanchard, president & founder of the Sanctuary. I later followed up with a Q & A (below) with Laurelee.  This was the firstContinue Reading

At Fairmont Kea Lani I have so much to share from our trip to Maui these past few days!  Our stay was full of delicious food (much of it locally grown) & many active as well as deeply relaxing moments.  We found Maui to be very scenic & clean. TheContinue Reading

I held my 1st Vegan Cosmetics Photoshoot event on February 22, 2015 at my home in Manoa Valley in Honolulu. Featured Brands: Click on each brand to visit the gallery of photos Au Naturale (Green Bay, WI) Everyday Minerals (Austin, TX) DeVita (Phoenix, AZ) La Fresh (Chino, CA) Hurraw! (Whitefish, MT) Harvey PrinceContinue Reading

“Raw vegan gourmet is a movement, not a diet.” -Chef Sylvia Thompson My work creating food photography with Sylvia Thompson, Chef & Owner of Greens & Vines Raw Vegan Gourmet Restaurant in Honolulu, for her cookbook. I am also learning about raw vegan food along the way as well as developingContinue Reading