My dear friend Dianne Wennick attended a global conference on water in Paris last September. She was so inspired, that within 7 months, she wrote, created, directed and produced a beautiful documentary called “Finite Water.”Continue reading →
Happy May Day! Enjoy our interview with Kai Hyde, Niʻihau shell expert restorer, appraiser, maker and teacher.Continue reading →
Vata, Pitta, Kapha, Dosha, Panchakarma…if you have ever heard these words, you may have wondered if they are Indian delicacies…they are not! They are words commonly used in Ayurveda, the most ancient medical system in the world. The word, Ayurveda, translates in English to the Science of Life.Continue reading →
It was a joy to sit down with our friend, Ke’ala Kadooka, to catch up and talk story. She is the Senior Learning Manager at the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai and gave us a lesson in how she is bringing true ALOHA to Hawaii’s tourist industry.Continue reading →
It was amazing to be part of the Special Olympics ‘Over the Edge’ event on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
Special Olympics, the world’s largest sports organization for the intellectually disabled, strives for inclusion using sports, education, health, leadership programs and empowerment.Continue reading →
Hawaii born Don King is renowned worldwide for photographic and cinematic images of surfing and ocean surface waves. He is not only a cinematographer, photographer and film director, he and his wife, Julianne King, are huge advocates in the Hawaii Autism Community.
It was such a joy and honor to interview the INCREDIBLE Alexa Chong!
Alexa is truly the most empowered, intelligent, compassionate, confident and self-aware 17-year-old woman we have ever come across.Continue reading →
I started dancing at the age of four with Aunty Kuulei Punua on Kauai. A few years later, after my family had moved to Oahu, I began taking lessons from Kanani Bell. But then I stopped dancing hula for a few years, and it was not until the seventh grade that hula resurfaced in my life. I started taking hula lessons at Punahou School from Kumu Hula Leimomi Maldonado. I learned much about hula from her, but the deeper, more meaningful lesson that I absorbed was the elegant concept of grace.Continue reading →
Blepharoplasty (BLEF-uh-roe-plas-tee) includes surgery to repair droopy eyelids that may involve removing excess skin, muscle and fat.
Definition by Mayo Clinic Staff
As you age, your eyelids stretch, and the muscles supporting them weaken. As a result, excess fat may gather above and below your eyelids, causing sagging eyebrows, droopy upper lids and bags under your eyes.
Lingzhi or Reishi mushrooms are truly nature’s “cure all” gift to this planet for ultimate healing.
Twenty years ago, Dr. Ihor Basko introduced me to the wonders of Reishi mushrooms. Over the course of the 12 years that he treated our four-legged kids, he had both Misha and Kula on Reishi mushrooms. The healing benefits of Reishi mushrooms is quite extensive. This list will give you an idea:Continue reading →