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Road Trip

SITS Day 29. Have you ever been on a road trip? Was it a good or bad experience? Anytime we are together, it usually involves food or the beach.  So, several years back when Kainoa, Adrel and I decided to spend our Prince Jonah Kuhio holiday visiting the other side of the island, we were rather excited.  But, we promised ourselves that we would not spend more than $50 on food for the ENTIRE day trip.  Kainoa did a great job of keeping track of our expenditures, and sure enough we came a few dollars under budget!  Yahoo! Highlights included stopping at Earl’s Pa’aulio Store to try their famous sushi bento rolls.   They have invented the best “eat and go” food.  Each bite is savory and very filling, too. Many rolls include a huge chunk of spam. They also have another store in Waimea town that also carries bento boxes, and hot foods. After a short drive from Pa’auilo, we headed to Hawaiian Style Cafe in Waimea.  This was our first experience at this local cafe. …