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Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Dress Rehearsal
If there’s one thing that I really hate to do, it’s to go clothes shopping with my wife and 17-year-old daughter. I really have no...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Silence Is Golden
The other week I needed to take a business trip to the Big Island. My trip was to start in Hilo and end in Kona....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // You Talking To Me?
This column originally was published Feb. 8, 2012. Probably one of the best things I did in 2011 was to get a family dog. I’ve...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Sparkling Personality
My wife and I are on the back-end of our daughter’s senior year in high school. That means our lives no longer belong to us...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Concession Concession
The other weekend my wife and 17-year-old daughter decided that they were going to treat themselves to pedicures. This gave me a great opportunity to...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Storage Wars
While I love the Christmas holiday season, there is one thing about it that I absolutely hate. That is the fact that it ends. What...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Fight The Power
I realize that we’re a couple of weeks into January, but I finally can tell you about my New Year’s Eve experience. Our family had...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // What The Flask
In this new year of 2015, I really need to get up to speed with pop culture and all the new local trends. For me...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The Weaker Sex
I made my New Year’s resolution about four months ago. After a year of laying off the gym and letting old bad eating habits back...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The 12 Chores Of Christmas
Since my wife works at a school, during Christmas and New Year’s she has about two weeks off. Of course, she spends it with our...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Immaculate Receptacle
Christmas is a season for miracles, and I’m a simple guy, so my miracle expectations are pretty low on the scale of grandeur. And don’t...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // If The Shoe Fits
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but at least one purchase I made continues to haunt me. I’m not a big fan...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // All Tied Up
My wife and I get invited to a great many events, thanks to the generosity of friends and work acquaintances. We try to attend as...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The Buddy System
The old adage “A dog is a man’s best friend” really holds up in the Nagasawa household these days, especially Saturdays. My girls, namely my...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Rope A Dope
Most of you may have heard about a fundraising program for Special Olympics called “Over the Edge.” People raise a minimum of $1,000 in donations...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Car Toon
As busy as my staff is here at MidWeek, I always try to find ways to lighten things up. One way is to feed them....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Of Mice And Men
So the other morning I was going to blend myself a protein shake for breakfast. One of the ingredients I throw in is a banana....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Drop In The Bucket
Although the weather really sucked with the passing of Hurricane Ana, the good news is no one was seriously hurt. Still, there was a lot...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Hello Dolly!
I may have mentioned that several weeks ago my wife’s family was in town. That included her 7-year-old niece. For the most part, she hung...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Wet Blanket
The other evening, as my wife and I headed for bed, she paused and asked me where Buddy’s blanket was. First of all, with the...

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