‘OHI

paiko

Paiko, “Honolulu’s botanical boutique,” is one of my most favorite shops in Hawaii. Their book, ‘OHI How to Gather and Arrange Flora, by Tamara Rigney and photographed by Mariko Reed, is a gorgeous floral feast for the eyes. I turn to it for inspiration often.

Categories: hawaii, home, words
Share

remembering

paiko

“Long walks are off, and alas, bathing in the sea; fillet steaks and apples and raw blackberries (teeth difficulties) and reading fine print. But there is a great deal left. Operas and concerts, and reading, and the enormous pleasure of dropping into bed and going to sleep, and dreams of every variety. Almost best of all, sitting in the sun–gently drowsing and there you are again–remembering.

I remember, I remember, the house where I was born….”

AGATHA CHRISTIE, An Autobiography

Categories: home, words
Share