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Place of Refuge

In Ancient Hawai’i - a period from the Polynesian settlement in 600 AD until Kamehameha’s monarchy in 1810 – an extensive kapu system governed the islands. Kapu, roughly translated as “forbidden,” consisted of a series of laws that dictated daily life. Common men could not tread on royal ground. No one was allowed to step in the shadow of the chief. Women were forbidden from eating particularly phallic-looking bananas. The punishment for breaking these mandates? Death as human sacrifice…

Huli Huli Chicken

Huli Huli Chicken - one of my all time favorite Polynesian dishes. For a taste of Hawaii, fire up the grill and make this chicken - all you will need is a mai tai to go with.

'Moana' Debuts New Poster, Teases Upcoming Trailer

See: Moana (don't let me down Disney... I hope it's as wonderful as Lilo & Stitch and represents Hawaii in all its beautiful light).

There are few things that I love more in life than Chick-fil-a and their sauces...but the closest Chick-fil-a to my house is all the way across town [and a million street lights away]. Not to ment...

Polynesian Tattoo Designs On Pinterest in The Most Awesome Maori Tattoo intended for Tattoo Art