Every now and then I get misty. Misty for the Aloha state. Actually, it’s every time I pass the mai tai mix at the supermarket.
Years ago when I was A) collecting a real paycheck and B) had no infant car seats and C) hub’s real estate practice was totally booming, we would vacation in Hawaii once a year. There are Ten Big Reasons Why I Miss Hawaii and am secretly plotting to use my miles to somehow return very soon.
#10 You can wear really loud bright colored shirts and no one, and I mean no one, will dare say ‘Boo’ to you. In fact, loud floral themed aloha wear is encouraged. No, let me rephrase. It’s required.
#9 The flora is breathtaking. And smelly – in a good way. Have you ever known the heavenly scent of a plumeria lei ?