Setting Resolutions as a Family

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailRESOLUTIONS YOU CAN ACCOMPLISH By  Tiffany Meyer I’m a big believer in the idea that we’re all a work in progress. I also believe our family — whatever shape it comes in — can be an exceptional source of inspiration and support in our continued self-improvement. The beginning of[Read more]

Christmas Family Tradition

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Christmas … it’s my favorite time of the year!  Whatever way you want to call it, the fact is it is a season of love, peace and joy.  One of the many reasons why I love Christmas is because it lends itself to a lot of family time[Read more]

Return to School Without Leaving Your Family

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailReturn to School Without Leaving Your Family As a parent, you often make sacrifices in order to keep your children safe, healthy, and nurtured. Many times this means giving up time for yourself or postponing your own goals to provide a positive environment. Sometimes, however, taking care of your[Read more]

“SHOES FOR SHELTERS” LAUNCHED

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaria King, a second grader at Kamalii Elementary School, and her family’s shoe company, Kingetics LLC, are teaming up to collect gently used shoes for the Maui homeless and local shelters. Maria King is asking Maui residents to donate to “Shoes for Shelters”. Kihei, Hawaii– Collection sites will take[Read more]

TEACHING KIDS TO GIVE BACK-Holiday Giving Ideas

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTEACHING KIDS TO GIVE BACK Parents  lament about the loss of the christmas spirit. Somehow, they feel,  it’s all turned into a buying frenzie fired up by corporate America and societal obligations. “What are we teaching our children? That Christmas is a shopping spree and whoever receives the most[Read more]

Family Friendly Halloween And Fall Celebrations On Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail I was browsing through my Facebook stream when a notification came it.  It is an invitation from our friends, the Gera’s.  We are invited to their annual Halloween Party. This reminded me that Halloween is just around the corner. Does you family celebrate Halloween? Some do and some[Read more]

St. Anthony Junior-Senior High School Student Wins APEC Essay Contest

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailSt. Anthony Junior-Senior High School Student Wins APEC Essay Contest WAILUKU – Matthew Matasci, a senior at St. Anthony Junior-Senior High School was selected as one of five winners state-wide  for the APEC 2011 Hawaii Host Committee’s High School Essay Contest, “Why is sustainability important to you, and APEC?” [Read more]

Adopt a Sea Turtle

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Weighing as much as 400 pounds at adulthood, Hawaii’s green sea turtles are gentle and graceful animals.  They glide beneath the sea, propelled by their huge flippers, sometimes stopping to nibble on algae — the mainstay of their herbivorous diet. There’s a lot to learn about these fascinating marine[Read more]

Maui Fair is The New Maui County Fair

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailOur calendar is already marked! September 30, 2011 – we’re going to the Maui Fair!  And we’re very excited about it.  The Maui Fair is on from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2nd 2011. We might even go there twice.  Are you going? What is a Maui Fair?  It’s basically the[Read more]

Whole Foods Market® New Whole Kids Foundation Grants Sows the Seeds for School Gardens

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Whole Foods Market® New Whole Kids Foundation Grants Sows the Seeds for School Gardens Now through September 30, Whole Foods Market shoppers can help schools grow green when they make a donation at check out Click here for a pdf version of this news release Kahului, HI (August[Read more]

Links For Parents

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailLinks for Parents Hawaii Department of Education State of Hawaii Department of Education 2016-2017 School Calendars (Hawaii Department of Education) Requirements for Public School Registration Parent/Family Involvement Policy Hawaii DOE Reform Hawai’i Department of Education – Homeschooling Hawaii State Department of Health State of Hawaii Department of Health Keiki[Read more]

Hui No`eau Visual Art Center’s Visualizing Green

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHui No`eau Visual Art Center announces an open call for entries for its annual themed exhibition. Receiving day is Friday, August 19, 8:30 am-4:30 pm. This year’s theme is Visualizing Green, with an exhibition running from August 27 – November 12 and Members’ Opening on Friday, August 26.  Artists[Read more]