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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 Read more

Halloween

Free Story Time

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

Our Guide

We turned to experts for the lowdown on how to manage your money and raise financially savvy kids. Read more

Piggy Bank

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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. Read more

Parent to Parent

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

Parent to Parent

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

Our Guide

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

Parent to Parent

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

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. Read more

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. Read more

Parent to Parent

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

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. Read more

Things to Do

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

We Tried It!

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

Education

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

Education

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

Things to Do

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

Things to Do

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

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

Education

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

Education