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Homeless Parrots and the Problem with Sanctuaries

Many of you who have visited Paradise Meadows, the home of Hawaii’s Local Buzz, have been subjected to our diatribe on why you should not get a parrot as a pet. Parrots are unlike any other domestic animal in ways that make them very challenging to keep in the average human household. You can read […]

Try Macadamias Instead of Pine-Nuts for a Tasty Creamy Pesto

Fresh, green pesto is delicious on pasta, salads and sandwiches. Most pestos are made with pine nuts, which add creaminess and a hint of earthy flavor. However, if you love creamy, natural pesto, there’s an even better choice: make yours with macadamia nuts instead. This drool-worthy macadamia nut recipe will soon become a family favorite! […]

Pretend You’re on a Tropical Vacation This Summer With Our New Cookies

If a trip to Hawaii just isn’t in the cards this year, we have the perfect suggestion for creating a little tropical adventure in your own home: enjoy a package of tropical shortbread cookies from Hawaii’s Local Buzz! Made with tropical ingredients like pineapple and macadamia nuts, every bite will remind you of the warm island breeze and […]

Now is the Perfect Time to Visit Us on the Big Island

While airline prices to most destinations have been creeping up, the opposite is true for Hawaii. In fact, the average airfare from the mainland right now is less than $800. Of course, with lower prices, the number of visitors each year is soaring. The Big Island, however, is still relatively undiscovered. While Oahu received 5.2 […]

Indulge Mom’s Sweet Tooth With Decadent Mother’s Day Treats

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This Mother’s Day, show your mom you really care with some delicious treats from Hawaii’s Local Buzz. From chocolate treats to shortbread cookies, all of our decadent creations are made with naturally grown ingredients from our family farms. Chocolate Covered Coffee Bean Crunch One of our star creations, chocolate covered coffee bean crunch is perfect […]

Tropical Shortbread Cookies Have Arrived!

  For much of the past year, we’ve been working on and perfecting a recipe for cookies that meets our exacting standards. Our Mission Statement says that we are committed to making products that are so good that, from the very first taste, you regret that you’ll ever have to stop. Each treat we produce should […]

It’s National Honey Month! Celebrate This Incredible Natural Treat With Us

September has arrived, and it’s National Honey Month! If you’re a fan of honey, there has never been a better time to drizzle this sweet creation over your food. This year, why not celebrate by finding new ways to use our raw honey from Hawaii in your diet and cosmetics? Unlike white sugar, honey offers […]