North Face at Ross

Yup, North Face is yet another popular brand you can find discounted at Ross. While I’ve see some North Face shoes and shirts at Ross, I had never paid attention to the jackets. But one fateful day at the Hawaii Kai Ross, one shopper had pulled out a few North Face jackets, and that’s when […]

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Sleep Train Is Mattress Firm

Even through a dirty, rainy car window, the rebranding of Sleep Train to Mattress Firm is done. Though I must admit that I prefer the former name of Sleep Train. Kinda kooky and the radio commercial with the train whistle was odd but still sounds more fun than Mattress Firm.

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A Switch for Me

Not a Ninetendo Switch but a Switch from my Canon DSLR to a mirror less Olympus. And another switch – I bought this OM-D E-M10II locally from Best Buy, not online from Amazon. Camelcamelcamel told me that my target Amazon price was reached and went even lower at $650. Wanting to actually see the smallish […]

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Very close to pulling the trigger on this Olympus OM-D E-M10 II. Don’t need the bestest of the bestest. Want small and portable, takes good pics, and cheap enough to get additional lenses. And I’m also not looking to build out a new suite of gear.

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The Lights in the Wilson Tunnel Are Agitating

I guess there are new lights in the Wilson Tunnel while driving the Likelike. These LED lights are bright compared to the old lights, but the spacing or position of the lights creates a nasty flickering as you drive by. Very, very agitating. Update 3/6/17. Now with agitating video.

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Nordstrom Rack Waikiki Did Not Disappoint

Oh I forgot, but there was one tiny disappointment on my first visit to the Nordstrom Rack in Waikiki, but more on that later. Unbeknownst to me, this location was open from late 2016! Anyways, a smart marketing ploy of two $5 store credits got me in the store in early 2017, and there was a […]

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Mr. Tea Ala Moana Now Open

Nitrogenie closed for business only in the beginning of February, but already its space has been occupied. Mr. Tea is open for business, and although the store interior does look a little Spartan, customers are exiting with drinks in hand. I don’t know about Mr. Tea or if there are other locations, but with a […]

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