Hawaiian-Style Spiced Boiled Peanuts | http://saltandwind.com

Hawaiian-Style Spiced Boiled Peanuts

It’s pretty much impossible to spend any real time in Hawaii without coming across boiled peanuts. Along with poke, boiled peanuts are a classic happy hour pupu (appetizer) and I ca...
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Lemongrass and Cinnamon Hawaiian Plantation Iced Tea | http://saltandwind.com

Lemongrass and Cinnamon Hawaiian Plantation Iced Tea

Hawaii has changed Iced Tea for me and it's all because of Plantation Iced Tea. Like an Arnold Palmer but with pineapple juice, the best I’ve come across is from Diamond Head Grill ...
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Tropical Breakfast Bruschetta | http://saltandwind.com

Tropical Breakfast Bruschetta

This Tropical Breakfast Bruschetta is inspired by the bruschetta Chef Lee Anne Wong serves at her Oahu restaurant, Koko Head Cafe, which was the first stop on our Off Menu:...
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Coconut Brown Butter Mango Bread | http://saltandwind.com

Coconut Brown Butter Mango Bread

Do you have a travel tradition? Something small you do on every trip? Neither do I, but as of this very moment I want to change that. Starting with sharing some travel inspirations with my fellow t...
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When A 3AM Wakeup Call Is Essential: Making The Most of Sunrise at Haleakala National Park | http://saltandwind.com

When A 3AM Wakeup Call Is Essential: Making The Most of Sunrise at Haleakala National Park

We live by a few travel truths—discover lots, support local, eat well—but one we don't talk about as much? Staying active. Talk to anyone about Maui and sooner or later they'll sug...
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Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas

If you've spent anytime in Hawaii, then you know what the deal is – you get there and it's all about the poke. I mean, sure, I love the boiled peanuts and a bowl of Saimin ...
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Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014 | http://saltandwind.com

Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014

Reflection is all the rage on this the last day of the year and around here that means looking back on our most favorite travels of 2014.
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Beach Holiday Beauty Routine | http://saltandwind.com

Beach Holiday Beauty Routine

When it comes to our summer beauty, we’re all about achieving a California beach babe vibe. Here are our picks for products that are effortless to apply and give us that just-kissed-by-the-su...
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Shrimp and Vegetable Saimin | http://saltandwind.com

Shrimp and Vegetable Saimin

The Hawaiian classic dish, Saimin, is seriously amazing but the storebought stuff can also be seriously salty. Here's my homemade version that's healthier than the original but just as Hawaiian as ...
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Moroccan Passionfruit Mint Iced Tea | http://saltandwind.com

Moroccan Passionfruit Mint Iced Tea

How to improve upon Moroccan mint tea? Make it a twist on Southern Sweet Iced Tea with cinnamon, cardamom, passionfruit juice, and loads and loads or mint, of course!
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Portuguese Sausage Cranberry Brioche Stuffing | http://saltandwind.com

Portuguese Sausage Cranberry Brioche Stuffing

Like the chorizo of Hawaii, Portuguese sausage is a fresh or smoked sweet-spicy sausage that's used in breakfast dishes, plate lunches, and at many tailgates. This recipe combines Portuguese sausag...
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5 Tips For Martini Perfection | http://saltandwind.com

5 Tips For Martini Perfection

Happy holidays, friends! The month ahead is by far one of my favorite times of year but it can also get to be super overwhelming, especially if you're entertaining. Which is why we want to talk Mar...
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Huli Huli Chicken Skewers | http://saltandwind.com

Huli Huli Chicken Skewers

I get cravings –  like say how I drool at the thought of the huli huli chicken from Ray’s Kiawe Broiled Chicken on Oahu. Huli Huli chicken is one of those staples of...
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Visiting Volcano Island Honey | http://saltandwind.com

Visiting Volcano Island Honey

It was if the skies were weeping there was so much rain falling and yet, not even 24 hours prior, I had been crossing fields of lava rock in heat so dry I could’ve baked flatbread. After taking my ...
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Holiday Brunch Ideas: How To Make A Dutch Baby Pancake | http://saltandwind.com

Holiday Brunch Ideas: How To Make A Dutch Baby Pancake

My go-to key for getting through the holidays? Let's be real, it's coffee. As in lots and lots of coffee. But, even when I'm in desparate need of coffee, I'm still making the best coffee possi...
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Honolulu, Hawaii: Where To Go In Kaimuki | http://saltandwind.com

Honolulu, Hawaii: Where To Go In Kaimuki

Waikiki is all fine and dandy but, if you want to get a feel for what's happening now on Oahu, spend some time exploring one of our favorite corners of Honolulu: Kaimuki.
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Spring Renovation Giveaway! | http://saltandwind.com

Spring Renovation Giveaway!

Just in time for Spring renovations (and Mother's Day) we're giving away a Zephyr venitlation hood!
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{Haupia Pie} Hawaiian Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie | http://saltandwind.com

{Haupia Pie} Hawaiian Chocolate Coconut Cream Pie

My mother used to have a not-so-secret stash of Mounds candy bars and I thought they were just the worst. Well, with the rise of the vegans, coconut milk has become ever-more popular and I've done ...
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Superfood Beauty: When Beauty Actually Is Skin Deep | http://saltandwind.com

Superfood Beauty: When Beauty Actually Is Skin Deep

You already know you should be eating superfoods, but not only are they amazing from the inside out, but also from the outside in! Here are our favorite superfood skincare products that will leave ...
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What Chefs Are Into Right Now | http://saltandwind.com

What Chefs Are Into Right Now

Emily Olson co-founded Din so those of us who love food could recreate our favorite restaurant dishes at home. On a weekly basis, she is heads into the kitchen with the chefs behind those rest...
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