Travel

    Fishing at Ho’omaluhia Botanical Gardens

    Ho’omaluhia Botanical Gardens is lush and filled with sweeping views of the Ko’olau Mountains.

    Located in Kane’ohe, the gardens is a popular place for tourists and locals alike. You’ll find ferns and beautiful flowers indigenous to the islands as you …

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    Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail

    This summer we took a hike at Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail. The hike was difficult, only two miles round trip but the elevation gain of 500 feet was brutal. Though difficult, the view from the…

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    Waimea Falls Park

    We spent the day strolling around Waimea Falls Park with my niece and nephew, Lono and Diamond. The falls were small that day as it hadn’t rained in a while, but it was beautiful…

  • Family

    Back To School

    Back packs, lunch bags, and a couple of excited kids. Summer has officially come to an end! The kids are dressed and ready for another year of fun. I’m ready for the peace and…

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    Day Trip to Big Island, Hawaii

    We were lucky to spend a few weeks of our summer vacation back home on Oahu where we spent some much needed time with family. While there, we decided to take a day trip…

  • Photography

    Alyssa + Cleider

    When my daughter, Alyssa, asked me to shoot some couples photos for her I jumped at the chance. The weather was perfect. The flowers were in bloom. And these two were super sweet.

  • Home Decor

    Kitchen Lounge

    The kitchen is our go-to hangout spot in the house. The place where our family convenes while meals are being prepared. The place where we catch-up on each other’s lives, obsess over the latest episode of The Walking…