Raising a Good Listener

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBy Kiegan Blake How do you teach your child to be a good listener…especially in these times of instant technology & multi-tasking? The key is to carve out time each day for face-to-face interaction with your child. Being a good listener involves: Being calm, which promotes attention and availability to[Read more]

Homework Help: 10 Smart Tips to Make Homework Stress-Free

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHomework Help: 10 Smart Tips to Make Homework Stress-Free 1. Feed the brain. Give your student a healthy snack of carrots and cucumbers, or hummus and pita. Fuel their brains and then move on to tip #2. 2. Get it out of the way. Getting homework out of the[Read more]

Parent Teacher Communication

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTeacher-parent conferences are short and offer you only a few minutes to talk to one of the most important adults in your child’s life. So what parent teacher conference questions do you ask? Or perhaps you should let the teacher lead? Think of a parent-teacher conference much like an[Read more]

Fresh Maui Strawberry Jam

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailFresh Maui Strawberry Jam Ingredients: 3 cups strawberries, greens removed and halved 1/2 cup coconut sugar or Maple Syrup 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1-2 tbsp fresh lemon juice (optional) Directions: Place the strawberries, sweetener, vanilla extract and lemon juice in a medium-sized bowl. Mash the strawberries until they are[Read more]

The Key to a Perfect Nap

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThe Key to a Perfect Nap Oh, the days of napping. When your child still naps, it means that you still get time to do things such as work, clean house, organize, or even take a nap yourself. Enjoy these days, for as your child gets older, he or[Read more]

Creating a Learning Space for Your Keiki

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailCreating a Learning Space for Your Keiki Creating a space dedicated to your child’s learning keeps things neat and organized and helps your keiki focus while hitting the books. Having a learning space doesn’t have to mean a dedicated room or even a desk. If you are small on[Read more]

Ten After School Snacks for the Kids

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTen After School Snacks for the Kids 1. Ants on a log. This classic is still a winner. Take cleaned celery stalk, cut them into short pieces, pop peanut butter or almond butter on them and top with raisins. 2. Apple on the cob. This is for picky eaters[Read more]

Dance and Drama Classes on Maui for Fall 2018

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Maui OnStage 244-8680 www.mauionstage.com Maui OnStage Studio at Kolu Street, Wailuku Maui OnStage Youth Classes Creative Critters (Ages 5-8) Saturdays • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Musical Theater (Grades 3-8) Mondays • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Broadway Rocks (Grades 5–10) Mondays • 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM[Read more]

TROPIC CARE 2018

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMAUI COUNTY TROPIC CARE 2018 https://signup.com/Group/962851380090/ Tropic Care 2018 will take place throughout Maui County on August 11-19. Tropic Care will offer physicals, eye exams, eyeglasses, dental exams, fillings, and extractions — all at no cost!   No ID card or insurance needed! We are grateful for your willingness[Read more]

Maui Sunday Market

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaui Food Technology Center presents new weekly event, “Maui Sunday Market” Lea Kani will perform at 4 pm on July 22nd during the inaugural Maui Sunday Market.  Starting on Sunday, July 22, 2018, Maui Food Technology Center (MFTC) will present a new weekly event on the Valley Isle called the “Maui Sunday[Read more]

QKC Cares Event

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailQueen Ka‘ahumanu Center Launches QKC Cares with July 14 Celebration Summer Community Festival Features Family Activities, Entertainment and Giveaways Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center (QKC) officially unveils its QKC Cares initiative with a summer festival on Saturday, July 14, that features a chance to win a $500 shopping spree and other[Read more]

DIY Dry Hair Mask

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMoisturize Your Hair: Avocado and Banana Mask Is the salt water and sun leaving your hair dry? This combo can infuse moisture into your beachy hair. The amino acids and citric acids in the banana promote shine and vitality, while the fatty acids and vitamins in the avocado moisturize and improve hair[Read more]