Ashley de Coligny

13 Costume Tips from the Crazy Halloween Lady

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Take it from a woman who once dressed her son up in a dog costume, these 13 tips could change those crying costumed baby photos into happy family Halloweens more

Oct 1, 2017 6:00 PM Halloween

Free Story Time

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Hit the books with free keiki story times available every day, all around O‘ahu. more

Apr 14, 2017 12:22 AM Our Guide


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Calling all inventors! From a traffic lane just for families to neverending rubber slippers, these are things I need right now. more

Jul 13, 2016 8:00 PM Parent to Parent

While others are apparently paddleboarding into the sunset or striking yoga poses on a cliff, my weekends are spent at Costco. more

Jun 29, 2016 8:00 PM Parent to Parent

Where you can say "all aboard" for a trip on, or off, the tracks. more

Jun 17, 2016 11:19 AM Our Guide

Sure Superman can fly, but can he settle a fight over who's carrot is pointier? more

Jun 16, 2016 8:53 AM Parent to Parent

How we rock it out in the mom-mobile, or, why I shimmy in the driver's seat. more

May 18, 2016 4:23 PM Parent to Parent

My kids have discovered a new obsession: mini golf. If your kids are anything like mine, don’t expect to play much yourself or keep score. more

May 17, 2016 9:48 PM Things to Do

Leo di Caprio phone messages, burrito diet and no vomit in my face. That's all I want for Mother's Day. more

May 4, 2016 3:37 AM Parent to Parent

Don’t blow your budget on entertainment. There are plenty of free activities in Honolulu for the whole family.  more

Apr 26, 2016 7:27 AM Things to Do

An up close, and we mean REALLY up close, encounter with butterflies right in the mall. Plus, this year you can take advantage of free story time. more

Feb 24, 2016 10:00 AM Things to Do

We thought our kids had outgrown their Elmo obsessions. We were wrong! more

Jul 18, 2013 8:06 PM We Tried It!

Get your groove on! This artsy Chinatown loft hosts dance parties just for kids.  more

May 24, 2013 5:15 AM Blogs

Add some drama (the good kind) to your weekend with E.B. White’s classic tale, performed by the Honolulu Theatre for Youth. more

Apr 11, 2013 7:16 PM Blogs

Budding builders can get hands-on at these free monthly workshops.  more

Apr 4, 2013 6:44 PM Things to Do

Play, create, and kick back in the Honolulu Museum of Art39;s new space just for families.  more

Mar 28, 2013 7:31 PM Things to Do

Wednesday's school lockdowns raised some questions about parent/school communications. more

Feb 21, 2013 11:01 PM Unknown

Nine tips to make it through nine innings with your little ones. more

Feb 21, 2013 8:19 PM Blogs

Best in Show: Your creative kiddos can enter to win some big prizes in these art contests for Hawaii kids and teens. more

Feb 7, 2013 7:14 AM Blogs

Parkour in the Park: get your kids on a roll with this cool new class. more

Jan 30, 2013 2:07 AM We Tried It!