Hawai‘i Hikes: Kuliou‘ou Ridge Trail

We checked another Hawaii hike off our list last weekend and I have got to say it might be one of my favs. Safe enough to take the kids but challenging enough (at points) to break a sweat and absolutely ah-mazing payoff views at the top. Kuliou‘ou Ridge Trail really has got it all. Let’s start with location. The trail starts off in a residential neighborhood located in Hawaii Kai. Just type “Kalaau Place” into Google Maps and […]

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Smoothie of the Week: Papaya & Dragon Fruit

Papaya is one of my favorite fruits. Actually, one of my favorite foods! I try to put it in as many smoothie concoctions as I can and this one is no exception. Here is a layered smoothie recipe that my two kiddos love as well. It’s sweet, creamy and super easy to make. Top with your favorite berries or cut up fruit to add some extra fruity zing! I am going to try and post […]

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Sweet and Refreshing: Valentine’s Smoothie

Looking for a Valentine’s Day treat thats both sweet and refreshing? Check out this simple smoothie recipe that includes: pitaya (dragon fruit), strawberries, banana, papaya and almond milk. Separated into two layers (or more if you’d like). This smoothie is not only delicious, but adorable too. Happy Valentine’s Day! Tip: Go slow when layering the two mixes. Pouring in a circular fashion helps as well.

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