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What outdoor activities to locals do in Hawaii?

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Help your kids avoid these problems in Hawaii

You might be all excited about moving to Hawaii but there's a chance your kids aren't. They will probably miss their

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Don’t prove you’re clueless about Hawaii!

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Advice for parents moving their kids to Hawaii

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Mele Kalikimaka!

I wanted to wish you all the very merriest Christmas.  I found this family picture on Flickr commenting they were going

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Tips on getting along with the rest of us

I always tell people that while Hawaii is a part of the United States, we're culturally as different as a foreign

We’re a Top 50 Hawaii Blog

Hard work pays off and this time it resulted in being recognized as one of the top 50 Hawaii blogs. This

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To live in Hawaii, embracing the culture is a must

One thing is for sure, living in Hawaii means living the culture in Hawaii and the sooner you embrace it, the

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Did you move to Hawaii after 2012? What’s your best advice?

What would you tell someone thinking about moving to Hawaii? I recently sent out an email to my subscribers (make sure

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