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Turtles In Hawaii: Swim, Snorkel, See

Swimming with turtles in Hawaii is amazing! My heartbeat kicks up but at the same time I feel so calm. There's a sense of...

Coastal Hike To Kiholo Bay To See Sea Turtles

Hiking to Kiholo Bay's Wainanalii Pond is a neat little local gem on the Big Island. If you're into nature and being outdoors, I...

Where To Snorkel With Turtles In Oahu

Unless you plan on holing yourself up in your resort room and not exploring outside of Waikiki, you may just find it hard to...

Aweoweo Beach Park Is A Hidden Gem For Snorkeling With Turtles

Aweoweo Beach Park is my favorite spot for a lazy day at the beach. It has everything you need: bathrooms, showers, picnic tables, and...

Snorkeling At Electric Beach (Kahe Point Beach Park)

I had zero plans for my weekend so my coworker invited me out early Saturday morning for a quick snorkel at Electric beach. "Of course!"...

A Short And Basic Guide For Whale Watching In Hawaii

After hurricane season leaves our shores, the days get shorter, the morning cool air lasts longer and my dog begins to beg to cuddle...

The Honolulu Zoo – The Perfect Place For A Picnic In Crowded Waikiki

The Honolulu Zoo holds a special place in my heart. Zoos around the world have always had a pull on me. I remember going to...

Turtle Town In Maui Is A Magical Place To Snorkel

Turtle Town is why Maui is one of my most favorite islands in the Hawaiian Island chain. Not because of the magnificent Kaanapali beach,...

Turtles On Maui And Where To Find Them

Seeing turtles on Maui is such an amazing experience because they just give you that bubble of joy when you see them. They're just...

Don’t Nono The Nene Geese In Hawaii

Nene geese may be "just birds," but I grew up learning about these rare birds that were endangered and native to Hawaii. In our culture, we...

Do You Really Want To See Turtles On The Big Island?

It's Science, Really... We all know that turtles are reptiles - there's no question about that. And, reptiles are well known for lazing about in...

How To Catch A Glimpse Of The Pueo

These Native Mysterious Birds Can Only Be Spotted In A Few Places I've seen the Pueo (Hawaiian short-eared owl) maybe 5 times in my life....

How To Stay Safe With Hawaiian Monk Seals

While Hawaiian monk seals can be cute and a fantastic photo opportunity, be aware that there are federal laws, Hawaii state laws, local taboos...

Have you seen the Gold Dust Day Gecko in Hawaii?

Geckos are a special childhood memory for me. In Hawaii, as children we're taught that geckos are a good thing. They eat all the...

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Fried Zucchini With Panko

I've been growing cocozelle zucchini in my backyard aquaponics system, which has provided my family with several wonderful dinners so far. The cocozelle zucchini is a slighty nutty and flavorful zucchini, which suits a panko-covered fried zucchini recipe like...

Growing Cocozelle Zucchini In My Backyard Aquaponics System

My brother Michael gifted my Mom and I with some heirloom vegetable seeds and I was eager to see if I could grow some larger vegetables in my aquaponics system here in Hawaii. I tried some butter squash in...

The Very Best Beaches In Hawaii To Visit As A Local

As a frequent traveler myself, I wanted to create a list of the best beaches in Hawaii to help you figure out which beaches you should be visiting during your trip to the islands. This list is of course...

Weather In Hawaii In March: Travel, Events And The Best Time To Go

March in Hawaii is a transition period where winter morphs into summer. Since we're so close to the equator, Hawaii doesn't really have a true spring or summer. Instead, March is the month where there tends to be a...

Weather In Hawaii In April: Travel, Events And The Best Time To Go

Despite what you may think, Hawaii in April is not the rainiest month to visit Hawaii. By the time April hits, the rainy season is at the end of its run and the warmer days of May are already...