Oahu Best shave ice

A Guide to Oahu’s Best Shave Ice

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There is nothing quite like a shave ice after a long day of fun in the sun. They just go together. Luckily for us, Hawaii has no shortage of wonderful shave ice stores for us to enjoy and lucky for you, I have created a shortlist of the best shave ice on the island to get you started.  

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How to Work From Home and Be Super Organized

How to work from home AND be super organized

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Working from home is great isn’t it? We have a lot of responsibility on our shoulders to get things done and are allowed a great deal of freedom to do just that as we create a business that is exactly what we want. As rewarding as it is, there are many challenges that come with working from home and it takes…

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How to Swim With Dolphins in Hawaii

How to Swim with Dolphins in Hawaii

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Dolphins are intelligent, social and playfully curious creatures that capture our attention in a big way, reminding us that there is magic in this world. We watch in awe as they glide through the water with elegance and grace whether they are whizzing by at incredible speeds or casually cruising by at rest. We marvel as they fly through the air,…

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Waimea Bay

The Famous Waimea Bay, O’ahu, Hawai’i

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I had been to Waimea Bay a few times before during winter when the water was insanely rough. It was roped off to show that swimmers were not allowed in the water and the lifeguards were constantly patrolling to keep everyone safe from the large shore break. It was fun to sit on the sand and watch the powerful ocean…

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Secret Mermaid Cave Hawaii

The Secret Mermaid Cave

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I often see people, quite often those who are sent to live here for a few years, frustrated that others won’t share the location of some of the hidden treasures of the island with them. These people are typically the ones who don’t like Hawaii and I have seen it over and over again since moving here. It led me to…

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Snorkeling at Three Tables

Snorkeling at Three Tables, O’ahu, Hawai’i

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Once upon a time, in days of brightly shaded eyelids and big hair, a wise Cindy Lauper said “Girls just wanna have fun” and how right she was! Last week I made the journey up to the North Shore with one of my gal pals for a fun adventure and we had a absolute blast. One of the stops during the…

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how to manage stress

How to Manage Stress (in a High Stress World)

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Life in our fast-paced world can be a little hectic right? In one moment our phones are going off, new e-mails to respond to, new problems to solve, deadlines to meet, unexpected meetings, trying to avoid creepy Dan from accounting, don’t forget to send so and so a birthday card, and exercise – note to self schedule an exercise class,…

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Kamiloiki Ridge Trail

Thoughts on Happiness I Had While Hiking The Kamiloiki Ridge Trail

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Hiking is usually a good time to stop and think about things. All sorts of different thoughts come and go during my time on each trail. Sometimes the thoughts turn out wise and insightful, and other times the thoughts are more along the lines of ‘am I there yet….and why did I do this again?!’ If you have done the…

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