Date : May 7, 2014

“I’m starting a business selling these Duck-colored leis. I’m on my way to talk to the Saturday Market about setting up a booth.”

“What has been your biggest obstacle in starting a business?”

“Well… nothing! I’m just moving forward. I got the idea in Maui and came home and started making them — bringing some aloha to Eugene. I’m going to try to do graduations, weddings and football games. It’s just something I created when I was there and thought, ‘I haven’t seen these here.’”