Archive for March, 2011

Waikiki Aquarium “Marine Munchies”

March 30, 2011

Seven boys age 7 and under did the Marine Munchies program at the Waikiki Aquarium (what were we thinking?). We had a fantastic time and having the aquarium all to ourselves for the educational program followed by feeding the fish was superb. The kids really loved feeding little shrimp to the anemones (even my 3 […]

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Baby goose rescue at Ho’omaluhia

March 23, 2011

We had a great time at Ho’omaluhia today with visitors from England and a friend of Brenda’s along for the excursion. One of the highlights was finding a little baby goose swimming up to meet us while feeding the fish. The little guy was clearly separated from his family. The visitors from England acted swiftly […]

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If you didn’t already feel like a hero for getting your kids outside…read this!

March 8, 2011

A prescription for the outdoors This article says it all – about why it is so important to get nature-deprived kids outside. It’s good for the mind, the body, and the family. If you haven’t read Richard Louv’s Last Child in the Woods …run to get it.

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