Hawaiian History: Lā Ho’iho’i Ea

On July 31, 1843, the ea of Ko Hawaiʻi Pae ʻĀina re-emerged through an act of pono. “Ua mau ke ea o ka ʻāina i ka pono.” The reigning Mōʻī at the time, Kauikeaouli (Kamehameha III), said it best. “The ea (sovereignty, independence, life) of the ʻāina continues on, because it is pono.” For a…

Why we love July

A year ago, this month of July was when we spent lots of money on pregnancy tests and took it everyday until I got my blood test results because we couldn’t believe we were pregnant! Oh and even after our blood test was done (July 16, 2018) I still took a few. Double Oh, I…

Birthday Behavior

….thirty flirty and thriving ….dirty thirty However every newbie 30 year old portrays it, I think the best one yet is: “KISS YOUR 20s GOODBYE” Yes I’m 30 and I honestly thought I was gonna have another breakdown just like when I entered my 20s and left my teen years behind. But I’m happy to…

Happy One Month

Yay! We are 1 month old. It’s been a challenge but we are getting on somewhat of a consistent schedule. We are also understanding what works and what doesn’t. This lil man of ours is such an awesome baby, and I know all parents say that about their babies but seriously guys he’s awesome in…

He’s Finally Here!

Aloha everyone it’s been a while since I posted because we welcomed our baby into this world a bit earlier than we planned. (My previous post was already drafted up so I decided to post it anyways for those who feel alone during their pregnancy with all the changes with their body…you’re not! I was…

Almost There – 3rd Trimester

So we are currently in our 3rd Trimester yayyyy and super excited. Meaning any day now! So here’s an update on how it all went: Pregnancy Ball-it helped when I needed to stretch my back or just to help find that balance with baby being all up in there. Prenatal- keeping up with my prenatal…

Burning Man – Renwick Gallery DC

Have yall heard of Burning Man? The Art of Burning Man? Well I was scrolling through social media a few months back and saw beautiful art called Burning Man. So I made it a must-see before we leave DC adventure. Hubby had a day off during the week so he took me there, it was…

Island in the Sun

Here are some other fun stuff that we did while back on the island! For example food was our top activity that we wanted to check off on our must-do list. Seriously guys, there’s no better food than the food on O’ahu (Hawaii Islands)! We went holoholo around the island to satisfy our cravings. Food…

Baby Shower and Gender Reveal

This blog post I’m going to focus more on our shower and reveal more so through pics yay! The shower/reveal was held on Jan 6th 2019 because we wanted it to be the same year our baby will be born. Okay…so basically my mom hosted the baby shower HALLELUYERRRRR, we were so thankful that she…

O’ahu, Hawai’i

Here we are again, our 3rd annual Winter Vacation 2018. In December we flew out of cold Virginia and happily landed on warm O’ahu, Hawai’i. Our time frame back home was December 19th 2018 to January 9th 2019. We were so happy to spend the holidays with our family and friends. While we were there…