Father’s Day Gifts Dads Really Want

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailWhen it comes to Father’s Day gifts, you can keep it simple with these easy and fun ideas. For the surfer dad – get him some surf wax, a new towel, and time at the beach. Make him coupons for surf breaks to take throughout the year. He’s sure[Read more]

Maui Family Weekend Guide June 15-17

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail31st Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake www.bbshawaii.org   Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui Saturday, June 16th 9am-5pm at the Maui Bowling Center Holy Ghost Feast www.kulacatholiccommunity.org Golf Tournament Pukalani Golf Course June 16th, 2018, 7:00 AM Sign up at the Holy Ghost Feast on May 19 & 20.[Read more]

Fun Water Games for Your Keiki

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailStaying cool and having fun are usually at the top of every kid’s list for summertime. Here are some fun water games for them to play. Ice Cube Painting: Grab ice cube trays and fill them with water. Mix watercolors in each cube spot. Freeze overnight. Pop them into[Read more]

Kansha Preschool Intergenerational Program

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Maui’s only preschool with an intergenerational program located at 3 Go For Broke Place, atop a green hill with ocean breezes blowing, the intimate Kansha Preschool. While out in the courtyard, the keiki look into their neighbor’s window to say hello to their friends, their “grandmas, and grandpas.”[Read more]

Maui Family Weekend Guide June 8-10

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailGrandfamily Gamenight Grandfamily Gamenight this Saturday, June 9 from 5-7 pm.  It is a special night for grandparents raising grandchildren and this month we are having a spam musubi demonstration and dinner!! Maui Film Festival 579-9244 www.mauifilmfestival.com Maui Film Festival@ Wailea & MACC June 13th – June 17th Check website[Read more]

Enjoying The Lazy Days Of Summer

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailVacations off island, summer camps, playdates and schedules – throw those all away and let’s get lazy. Sure, it’s nice to sign your kids up for a ton of summer camps or to plan a lot of outings; and sometimes it’s a necessity with work and to keep your[Read more]

Set Summer Screen Time Limits

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail With school out and schedules thrown out the window you may find that little Johnny is spending more time with electronics than he is with you. Don’t fear, there is a way to get the kids away from the ipad without anyone getting hurt. The key for setting[Read more]

Making Sense of Adolescence

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTweens, teens, adolescents, youths. Whatever you call them, the young people in our lives going through the transition from childhood to adulthood called adolescence can be confusing, amusing and downright frustrating at times. But when you consider that the emotions and behaviors they display are common for kids their[Read more]

Maui Family Weekend Guide June 1-3

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailKim Raymond Celebrates Her Retirement from 33 Years of Waldorf Teaching Kim Raymond, esteemed Waldorf teacher of 33 years, will retire from Haleakala Waldorf School on June 1, 2018 and will be commemorated with a large celebration on Waxman Field of the Kula campus from 12:45 – 2:30pm. Well[Read more]

Learning to Swim

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Helping your child learn how to swim can be a challenge. However, by keeping it fun and light-hearted, you may be able to give him or her the confidence needed to conquer this life skill. By incorporating swimming games that slowly build skills upon each other, you may[Read more]

Hiking and Camping in Hana

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ~ Jawaharlal Nehru Anyone who lives on or travels to Maui knows they must see[Read more]

Benefits of Gardening

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Thanks to Mauiʻs year-round summer weather, gardening is a favorite outdoor activity for kupuna on Maui. Gardening enriches us physically, mentally and spiritually. Research even shows that gardening is one of the best exercises for maintaining bone health. This is especially important in later life when osteoporosis becomes[Read more]