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We Saw a Mama & Baby Whale Breaching!

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I couldn’t have scripted this whale watch to happen any better than it did. PERFECTION. Sunday night, Uncle Mike Spalding posted on FB an invitation for anyone that wanted to join him on a whale watching adventure…

Honey Bees Leave a Sweet Surprise for Maui Homeowner

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  With a laugh, Helena Suehiro describes the experience, “It’s crazy!” Her mother’s Haiku house has been targeted not once, but twice by hungry honey bees. The house was built in the 90′s and doesn’t have insulation. The space between the walls in the living room became the perfect home for some honeycomb.   Helena… Read More

Jackson Surfs “The Cove”

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  Jackson and I went surfing with Pénélope while she was here with us (she’s our French exchange student). It was a small day at “The Cove” – perfect for surfing with baby. It was just our third time out on my longboard together. For other surfer mamas out there – the water wings work… Read More

ULUA VS. PORCUPINE FISH

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  A photo of an ulua choking on a puffer fish has gone viral this week. I interviewed the family that helped bring it to shore and spoke to a marine biologist about the event for some insight. #uluaVSpuffer     It was a hot, sunny Sunday in Kihei. A couple of fishermen were out… Read More

The Heart at the Nakalele Blowhole

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  The first time I saw a photo of the heart in the rock at Nakalele Blowhole – it blew me away. I thought maybe it was fake. A spot like this couldn’t actually exist in real life! The photo was posted on Facebook and the comments were interesting – some people said it was… Read More

Surfing with Baby!

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Jackson has been “surfing” for several months now but this is the first time he actually stood up on the board by himself. Granted, we weren’t riding a wave but he’s taking baby steps Of course mommy forgot to charge the GoPro (My first time out with it! We bought it THREE years ago!! Talk… Read More

MAUI COUNTY FOURTH OF JULY EVENT CALENDAR

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  59th Annual Makawao Rodeo Where: Oskie Rice Arena on Olinda Road at the Kaanaolo Ranch When: Today, July 3 – Sunday, July 6 Parking: Oskie Rice Arena (There will be FREE shuttle service to & from the parade)   DETAILS: Thursday, JULY 3 8:00 am contestant check in 9:00 am – Qualifying runs begin… Read More