Lennie Omalza

Freelance Writer & Editor

Offering writing, editing, social media and project management services.


food & drink

From a Late-Night Taco Stand in Waikīkī to a Hidden Mexican Eatery in Kalihi
Alejandro's Mexican food is serving up authentic dishes in Kalihi Valley.
5 Hot Chocolate Drinks You Need to Try Now
As Hawaiʻi approaches colder months, we bring you some sweet ways to stay warm.
Try Breakfast Faves with a Local Twist
My Café in Kapolei offers breakfast and lunch out on the west side.
First Look: Café Mana Mona
Authentic Japanese food, hidden away in a little place in Waikīkī.
Be The First to Take Kō Hana Rum's Distillery Tour
Savor a little bit of sugar cane history in Kunia.
Quezada's Salsa is Bringing a Taste of Mexico to Hawaiʻi
Get fresh salsa delivered to your door.
Hawai'i Kai Thai Restaurant Owner Opens an Italian Restaurant in Ward
Bellini Bistro and Bar offers Italian eats and original cocktails.
Get These Fresh Hawaiian Sweets at the Farmers Markets
Local business sells kūlolo, poi, haupia and other Hawaiian treats at farmers markets throughout O‘ahu.
Go Crazy for Froyo All Over Again
Formerly known as Tutti Frutti in Kaimukī, Stir Yogurt, Coffee & More mixes it up with a new menu.


Field Notes: Digging Through Hawai'i's Vinyl Record Scene
Field Notes explores Honolulu's vast and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: Vinyl Record Enthusiasts.
Field Notes: Cat Lovers, Here's What You Need to Know About Local Cat Shows
The Aloha Cat Fanciers' cat show is a one-day, annual gathering of cat lovers from around the state.
Field Notes: This Honolulu Yacht Club Sails Miniature Radio-Controlled Boats
Field notes explores Honolulu’s vast and varied scenes and subcultures. This month: the Honolulu Model Yacht Club.

fashion & beauty

Picture Perfect
Get ready for your next close-up with Cherbu's new spring line.
New Moon
A mystical clothing line inspired by folklore of the planets.
Rebel with a Cause
Kira Hawaii's Rebel Collection showcases jewelry designer's edgy side.


12 Things Locals Should Do in the New Year
Don't worry about writing new year's resolutions—we've got you covered.
6 Neighborhood Christmas Displays on O'ahu You Must See
These neighborhood lights go out in 2016.
Watch an Expert Carve Giant Pumpkins into Crazy Awesome Jack-o-Lanterns
Windward Mall’s Sixth Annual Pumpkin Carving Festival is on Oct. 25.


Technology Leaders Give You Peace of Mind
Top-of-the-line security keeps your business safe.
Living Green With Renewable Energy
Renewable energy is energy that comes from resources that can be replenished naturally. The Hawai'i State Energy Office lists six sources that are abundant on our Islands.
Women's Health
Since its opening in 2001, the Queen's Women's Health Center has offered a variety of services, including physical therapy geared specifically to women's health-related diagnoses.

projects managed

The Ultimate Newcomer's Guide to Hawaiʻi
We love malihini, (newcomers, if you happen to be one). We welcome you with open arms and flower lei.
Documenting a Day in the Life in Our Community
Celebrating more than 95 years of your donations changing lives in Hawai‘i.

personal blog

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