My Stitch Fix Review + $50 Stitch Fix Credit

It's Tuesday and I'm listening to the neighbors above me mowing their yard ever so deliberately during my children's nap time (kidding, I'm sure they don't know it's nap time...right?!) I'm a bit nervous that my youngest will wake up, and also holding any attempts at nap time loosely as I think she's in that… Continue reading My Stitch Fix Review + $50 Stitch Fix Credit

An Easter Tea Party

This week is dragging a bit. Does anyone else feel it, too? Today, baby girl would not nap. I tried and tried, and after about 45 minutes of her doing not-so-quiet "quiet time" I finally caved and got her out of her bed. All three kids are now happily running through the house playing chase.… Continue reading An Easter Tea Party

Our Maui Taro Farm

It's a unique blessing to be born + raised on the island of Maui. As a child, I had no idea how truly fortunate my family was in owning their own land which they cultivated with fields of kalo (taro), apple-banana, mango, coconut, papaya, breadfruit, starfruit, avocado, liliko'i, pummelo, and various herbs. On weekends, my… Continue reading Our Maui Taro Farm

Shells

It's Thursday afternoon and raining just as hard or more since my last post. Thankfully, our home is tucked into the mountain on a hillside, built on stilts, which means we are not likely (I think) to lose our home to flooding. Our yard on the other hand, is a different story. Last month's torrential… Continue reading Shells

Today’s Forecast: Rain

"Don't look back - you're not going that way." I read that quote months ago, likely paired with a cutesy background + colorful font. A meme that's stuck with me - words I find myself coming back to, particularly when my mind starts to wonder off into comparison-land. I'm 3 months deep into my 6-month… Continue reading Today’s Forecast: Rain