Archive for September, 2015

september • 2015 keiki cover model

keiki cover 9.15We want to send a warm aloha to Maya Corinne Weeks and her family for sharing her sweet smile with us for this month’s cover.

Mom is Kate Weeks, concierge at Honua Kai Resort & Spa, and dad is David Weeks, manager at Gerard’s Restaurant in Lahaina.

Maya is a happy preschooler at Kapalua preschool, and the family enjoys living in Honokowai.

Maya loves swimming, tumbling, dancing hula, and playing with her baby brother Dylan.

Mom shares, “Maya is a caring, smart, and funny girl. She always makes us laugh, and is very caring and loves to share with others. We are so proud of her and her caring soul.”


the shops at wailea’s ‘ukulele mix plate: totally fun, and totally free!

ukuleleWho doesn’t love free events? I sure do. The feeling of satisfaction you gain from discovering something to do on Maui that’s totally fun, yet totally free, leaves you smiling for days. Attend The Shops at Wailea’s ‘Ukulele Mix Plate event, held several Wednesdays every month, and afterwards you’ll find yourself grinning from ear to ear.

‘Ukulele Mix Plate, co-hosted by The Shops at Wailea and Mele ‘Ukulele, takes place from 6 to 8pm Wednesday evenings in the Fountain Courtyard (except for the third Wednesday of each month, when the Wailea Le‘a event is held). Aptly named, it’s truly a “mixed plate” event: performances by renowned musicians, jammin’ by local ‘ukulele teachers, and audience participation in the form of an ‘ukulele lesson and sing-along. No worries if you don’t have your own instrument—Mele ‘Ukulele has a supply of loaners for participants to use. Continue reading ‘the shops at wailea’s ‘ukulele mix plate: totally fun, and totally free!’

stir it up at hawai‘i food & wine festival ka‘anapali this month!

HFWFHave you ever seen someone drinking out of a chilled coconut or a golden pineapple? It might be plain old lemonade they’re sipping through that straw, but you still want one for yourself. It’s all about the cup.

A shiny copper mug has been making a comeback at bars nationwide this year. The Moscow Mule—a smooth concoction of vodka, lime and ginger beer traditionally served in a copper cup—is all the rage these days, and it’s about to get star treatment at the Hawai‘i Food & Wine Festival Ka‘anapali. Continue reading ‘stir it up at hawai‘i food & wine festival ka‘anapali this month!’

pacific’o offering 50% off for all concierges + a guest sept & oct

pacificoMauiThe generous team at Pacific‘o has a special offer for Maui’s concierges this month through October 31, 2015.

All concierges and a guest will receive 50% off their dining experience at Pacific‘o from September 1, 2015 through October 31, 2015. Please make a reservation, and each concierge must present their CONCIERGE CARD from the inside back cover of this issue and photo ID to redeem. Title on back of the magazine must show Concierge.

Pacific‘o is open for lunch from 11:30am to 4pm and Dinner from 5:30 to 9pm nightly. They are also featuring a new Happy Hour with food and drink specials offered from 4-5:30pm.

Don’t miss an amazing lineup of live Hawaiian music oceanfront on Fridays from 4:30 to 6:30pm. Please call 667-4341 for reservations and more information. Mahalo for this amazing offer to concierges, Pacific‘o!