Need help paying for preschool?

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailChoosing a preschool is an exciting time as you watch your child develop. However,  preschool is not inexpensive and many families find themselves struggling to cover the cost associated with this big first step of preparing your child for the future. Fortunately there are some resources to help. The[Read more]

Maui Family YMCA: Itty Bitty Christmas

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Tuesday, December 17th, 201910:30am – 11:30amMaui Family YMCA250 Kanaloa Ave. Kahului, HI 96732 Santa is coming to town and the Maui Family YMCA invites you to help prepare for his arrival.  Join us as we embrace the spirit of Christmas through creative and joyous activities. Each child will[Read more]

Fit4Mom Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailAs a new mom, meeting like-minded women can be challenging. Being a mom is the most wonderful experience, but can feel isolating and overwhelming at times. Fit4Mom Maui is here for you, Mama! Having a strong support network of fellow mothers to journey with is key, celebrating wins and[Read more]

Head Start And Early Head Start on Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHead Start Maui Overview: MEO Head Start serves 254 children in 13 centers  located on Maui and Molokai.  Our keiki are from families considered eligible via categorical need:  homeless, foster child, or families on TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) or SSI.  All other families are eligible by meeting poverty income[Read more]

Anger & Parenting

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailWe all want to be the best parents we can be. We protect our children and try to always make sure they are safe. We don’t leave them alone. We tell them to always look both ways before they cross the street. We ask them not to speak with[Read more]

Diaper Service on Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMālama ʻāina, one diaper at a time! Like most expecting parents, there are many questions and decisions to make before a baby is born – doctor or mid-wife; hospital or home birth; the right stroller and car seat; bottle or breastfeed and diapering.   The Hard Facts Just for[Read more]

3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailQueen Ka’ahumanu Center and Maui Family Magazine present the 3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center on Saturday, September 28 from 10am to 1pm.   3rd ANNUAL MAUI BABY EXPO CRAWLING CONTEST  Queen Ka’ahumanu Center and Maui Family Magazine present the 3rd Annual Maui Baby Expo on[Read more]

Tips For Helping Your Child Give Up Thumb Sucking

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailAs a sleep-deprived parent of an infant, you might have been thankful when your baby found his thumb and learned to soothe himself. But now that he’s older, you’re finding it a frustratingly stubborn habit. Never fear. We’ve gathered four ideas from moms who have convinced their child to[Read more]

The “Brave New World” of Solid Food

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBy Lisa Kimura One of the most fun “firsts” is baby’s first food. Messy and photo-worthy, it’s always a memorable experience, whether baby enjoyed it or not! The first question many parents ask is when to introduce solids to their little one. While it’s fun to start exploring with[Read more]