Fun Father’s Day Activities

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailFather’s Day is a great opportunity for keiki to spend some quality time with dad. This Father’s Day, put down the phone, leave work for another time, and focus on family. Make lasting memories with these fun Father’s Day ideas! Camping For the outdoorsy dad, head over to the[Read more]

Self Empathy Pause Button

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailDo you find that when you spend time with family, you regress to old behaviors? You are not alone. In this article, we will explore how Self Empathy can provide profound self-understanding and transform your behaviors and your relationship with self and others. Neither option is effective, yet our[Read more]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHey there spouses everywhere, listen up! Hands down, most moms just want to sleep in, go to the bathroom in peace for one day, and not have to figure out what’s for dinner. It’s really that simple. But moms also love a thoughtful gift on Mother’s Day. Don’t worry,[Read more]

Boost Your Focus and Improve Concentration

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBoost your focus As a parent, you are more than likely to have a lot on your plate. It can be tough to stay focused when you are so bombarded by every-day happenings such as emails, phone calls, loving interruptions from your children and spouse, and the ever present[Read more]

Tips for responding to unwanted parenting advice

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailTips for responding to unwanted parenting advice From the moment others know you are pregnant, parenting advice starts flowing.  Nothing can stop it, not even wearing a giant “no parenting advice allowed” sign. A helpful strategy is to “be a duck”— let the advice roll off you like water[Read more]

Simple Ways to Recharge When You Are Feeling Burned Out

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBurnout happens. A crazy work deadline, a crazy school semester or simply having the in-laws come for a long extended trip; all of these (and so many more of life’s to-dos) can soon have you feeling like a burnt piece of toast. When you feel burned out you suffer,[Read more]

Five Secrets Happy Families Know

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailFive Secrets Happy Families Know Life is a roller coaster, and who better to scream and throw your hands up with than your family? Need to “up” the happy quotient at home? Here are five secrets that happy families know and follow. Give these a try. 1. A family[Read more]

Reasons to Stop Multitasking

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailReasons to Stop Multitasking It used to be common practice to multitask, and in fact, this was even seen as a positive trait. But these days, with all of the technology available to us, we are taking multitasking to a whole other level. We’re feeding our kids while checking[Read more]

Parents: Take Action to Prevent Rat Lungworm Disease

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Going on scavenger hunts in the backyard or spending the day at the park are favorite past times for many Hawaii families. As parents and caregivers, we know how important it is to keep a careful eye on our keiki as they’re playing on the ground, especially since[Read more]

Productivity Tips to Help You Get It Done

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailProductivity Tips to Help You Get It Done We all have that moment when we look at a neighbor or parent at school and think, “how do they do it?” We’re pretty sure she or he has said that about you too at one time, but if you are[Read more]