Regulating Through the Holidays into the New Year!

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailRegulating Through the Holidays and into the New Year! Could it really be that time of year AGAIN?! Thanksgiving kicks off the Winter Holidays and then it’s Happy New Year! Right about now, life picks up speed at a feverish pace, both at school and at home.  That’s why[Read more]

The Big Holiday Clean Out

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThe Big Holiday Clean Out The holidays are a wonderful time to do a little cleaning out to make room for visiting house guests, new toys and a new year. Here are 10 tips to prep for the holidays and start the new year right! 1. Clean out toy[Read more]

Nā Keiki O Emalia Support for Grieving Children

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail What can we do to support the 2200 children in Maui County who have had a parent or sibling die?  Nā Keiki O Emalia is a Maui nonprofit organization which offer runs peer support groups in the schools for children who have experienced the death of a loved[Read more]

Raise a Grateful Child

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailRaise a Grateful Child “Gratitude for the seemingly insignificant—a seed—this plants the giant miracle.” –Ann Voskamp Raising a child who walks in thankfulness can be a challenge in today’s “give me more, give it now” attitude. However, as we walk in gratefulness for even the “insignificant” things in life, our[Read more]

Hospice Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHospice Maui provides hospice services to dying people and their families wherever they call home. Their work is to offer physical comfort and emotional and spiritual support for people who are terminally ill, while supporting and assisting their families, both before the death and while they are grieving. Many[Read more]

Giving from the Heart

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailKahiau, “giving from the heart without any expectation of return,” lies at the heart of Maui’s unique new activity involving Kahiau Rocks. These rocks are painted with aloha by Liane Nakamura and her children Kylan and Maika Lei (with the help of friends and family also). Then they are[Read more]

Favorite simple ways to increase happiness each day

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailSimple Ways to Increase Happiness Each Day Audrey Hepburn once said, “The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters.” If you think that’s easier said than done, consider the following ways to lighten your day and your life. Take[Read more]

Why is Lead a Problem?

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThere is no safe level of lead.  Young children are at high risk for lead poisoning because their bodies are still developing and absorb more lead. Young children also like to play on the ground and tend to put their hands and other objects into their mouth, putting them[Read more]

Emergency Preparedness Information for Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Plan To Be Ready! Be prepared for anything!  The website is here to help people in Maui County—residents and visitors—stay safe and informed. They put tools in your hands to help you prepare for emergencies. Please contact them if you have suggestions or questions.   Start Here!  Be Informed—about[Read more]