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The lei is as iconic to Hawaiʻi as the hula, surfing and spirit of aloha. The fragrant, flower garland has long been a symbol of affection and appreciation that is given to loved ones.

Over a decade ago I began my regular adventures to the Hawaiian Islands. Like most, I quickly fell in love with the rich culture and beautiful lands and have tried my hardest to live aloha.

Whenever I think of giving, I think of food. Food is my favorite gift to give. I give cookies at Christmas, candy at Valentines Day. I make cupcakes for birthdays and casseroles for a new mom or a sick friend.