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Sunday Breakfast

typical breakfastOriginally uploaded by macro808 People ask me all the time what I like to have for breakfast. Here’s a photo of what my typical breakfast looks like. In this photo, it’s a mixture of brown rice and oats, topped with dried apricots and almonds, a side of blanched kale, and a handful of fresh […]

Sacred Kitchen

DSCN0006Originally uploaded by macro808 The energy you approach your cooking with will be translated into the food as it’s prepared. They say the kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the home because cooking is the highest art. The food we eat creates our health and consciousness. The kitchen is also where I […]

Italian Parsley

Italian ParsleyOriginally uploaded by macro808 While waiting for my cooking demonstration to start at Whole Foods in Kahala a gentleman stopped by and we started chatting about books and Italian parsley. Considering that I’m a huge fan of parsley, I asked him for his recipe. He looked at me with a question mark on his […]

Cooking for the Changing Seasons

Fall Cooking Style (From Aveline Kushi’s Complete Guide to Macrobiotic Cooking) During the late summer, energy begins to flow downward until it becomes very condensed by late autumn. The change from hot to cool weather is often sudden. To mitigate this change, we can begin to adjust our diet in late summer by including more […]

Warren and wife Fatim

Warren and wife FatimOriginally uploaded by macro808 Here is Warren’s amazingly sweet and wonderful wife, Fatim.

Senior Macrobiotic Teacher and Counselor Coming to Honolulu

Warren teachingOriginally uploaded by macro808 I was living in Japan when I started macrobiotics. I managed to find a counselor in the area, and plunged headlong into learning how to cook. From there, I became engrossed in all the lectures I could possibly attend, even though they were in Japanese. How I would have loved […]

Body Scrub

This week I was blessed to go to a Korean Spa for the first time. Part of the day’s bliss was enjoying a body scrub. After sitting in the heated pool for about 30 minutes to soften my skin, a lovely Korean woman invited me onto a table, much like a massage table, and scrubbed […]