Holiday Corner

Frozen hot chocolate

Photo: David Croxford

Sip Sip Hooray! Even Frosty would be safe sipping this icy version of a wintertime favorite. more

Dec 16, 2017 8:34 AM Holiday Corner

Turn cherished family photos into a precious decoration for the holidays. more

Dec 15, 2017 9:01 AM

These melt-in-your-mouth treats could spark a snowball fight! Scoop cookies into pails for a classroom snack or a fun party favor. more

Dec 14, 2017 8:13 AM Holiday Corner

Wrap It Up: Decorated Plate

Photo: Karen DB Photography

Little artists can make their marks on handmade plates and gift wrap. more

Dec 13, 2017 10:55 AM Crafts

Make It: Snowman Handprint Ornaments

Photo: Michele Aucello

Make fun memories with this simple craft that turns your childʻs handprint into a festive family. more

Dec 12, 2017 7:46 AM Holiday Corner

Fun winter characters are perfect classroom treats or to pack as small surprises in your kid's lunch bag. more

Dec 11, 2017 9:03 AM Holiday Corner

Start your new year with a bang and some fun trinkets with a traditional Christmas craft. more

Dec 10, 2017 9:25 AM Holiday Corner

Even Frosty would approve of these adorable toppers for a steaming cup of cocoa. more

Dec 9, 2017 8:09 AM Holiday Corner

Personalize your entryway with colorful, handmade window clings. more

Dec 8, 2017 8:14 AM Holiday Corner

Dress up a simple-to-make pineapple syrup in elegant, edible style with a covering of chocolate treats. more

Dec 7, 2017 9:09 AM Crafts

12 Fun Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Photo: Christi Young

What will your elf do this holiday season? From disco parties to zip lining, we round up one family's favorite elf moments to inspire your own tradition. more

Dec 6, 2017 8:03 AM Holiday Corner

Sew your own "snow scene" for a fun and playful Christmas photo op. more

Dec 5, 2017 3:56 PM Holiday Corner

Capture your child’s signature in an ornament you'll keep on your tree for years to come. more

Dec 3, 2017 8:04 AM Holiday Corner

Here’s a simple way to help the kids count down the days until Christmas. It took us just moments to make, using materials we had on hand at home. more

Dec 2, 2017 9:00 AM Holiday Corner


Photo: Friends of Honolulu Hale - Ron Slauson

Our tips for beating the crowds, free parking, finding Santa, watching Moana and what to eat, ride and buy. more

Nov 29, 2017 6:13 PM Our Guide

Family Holiday Events in Hawai‘i-2017

Photo: Courtesy of Kapolei Commons.

Our roundup of more than 60 events offering festive family fun, plus where you'll find Santa this season. more

Nov 28, 2017 2:12 PM Holiday Corner

4 Fun Ways to Countdown to Christmas

Photo: Michele Aucello

An advent calendar is just the beginning (especially if you can make it as big as a wall). Here are four fun ideas to help the entire family countdown to the 25th. more

Nov 27, 2017 8:58 AM Holiday Corner


Photo: Aaron Yoshino

Choose your own Christmas tree from more than 3,000 growing at this Oʻahu farm. more

Nov 25, 2017 8:53 AM We Tried It!

Our Guide: Snow Day Play in Hawai‘i

Photo: Courtesy of Kapolei Commons

First time playing in Island-style snow? Here are our seven tips to help you avoid a deep freeze. more

Nov 24, 2017 9:01 AM Holiday Corner

No more boring crudite. These carrot and celery sticks will dress up your table with tasty dip kids will enjoy. more

Nov 22, 2017 8:00 AM Holiday Corner