Obtaining Your Birth Certificate in Hawaii

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The State of Hawaii has a new system in place since the birth of my 3-year-old! Hurray! It’s actually EASY to get a birth certificate or a copy of one… I’m impressed! Granted, I haven’t actually received mine yet since I just ordered it BUT I’m optimistic! I mean, I didn’t have to go to the post office to get a money order this time! It was great to be able to pay by credit card.

Why My Babies Sleep Through The Night


People always tell me “You’re so lucky! Your babies are so good.” I’ll take the compliment, but trust me, it didn’t come easy. My hubby and I did our research and committed to a particular method of “sleep training” and “soothing”.

I love you Jimmy Borges! YOU are “Unforgettable” :)


I’ve been procrastinating… I’ve been thinking about him… I’ve been reflecting on his humility, his generosity, his kindness, his optimism, his glowing energy, his way of nurturing people… I’ve been thinking about cancer… about death… I’ve been sad, angry, upset and confused…

Failing is NOT Always Failure…

Image: Jeff Kewalo @unko_shots

  I’m pretty “heavy” and tall for a tandem surfing partner but I have a couple of friends who are willing to lift me! ha ha! Prior to getting pregnant, I could easily lift myself on their shoulders and even connect a few moves in the air as we surfed. This is a post I… Read More

Getting my Pre-Baby Body Back


Getting your body back isn’t just about “looking” good. Your body just went through this miraculous process of growing and birthing a human. It’s magical! I loved seeing my body grow…