Hard to say if it was the excellent company (having my husband join me in Hawaii for Christmas) or the location on the ocean, or the marvelous food or my glass of pinot that made dinner so delightful. Or maybe just the fact I found a suitable parking place and didn't have to circle the area over and over like a hamster on a wheel.
I especially enjoyed not fussing with myself to go out to dinner. We women tend to fusss too much. There is the hair I did not brush, the makeup I did not wear, and the dress with a hole in it that I dug out of the laundry basket. But, hey, I did slip on pearls. You can read more and see all of the photogaphs in my personal blog today at this link: Mi's Waterfront Bistro Has More Than Location Going For It.