Entries by Monika

KUGA Annual Love Life Creative Festival on Kauai

Creative expression counts and that is what the Love Life Creative Festival is all about. The fifth Annual Love Life Creative Festival will begin at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall on Thursday May 30, 2013 at 4:30pm. The festival, which is in its fifth year, offers something for just about everyone. In the main […]

Enjoy Kauai’s Beaches Safely

In six minutes you can learn how to enjoy Kauai’s beautiful beaches safely, thanks to a brand new water safety video that plays on a continuous loop in both of Lihue Airport’s baggage claim areas and on YouTube at Kauai Water Safety Video. “Since 1990, 200 people have drowned in our oceans; 150 of them […]

Kauai Monk Seal Pups

Springtime is Monk Seal pupping season. So far in March of 2013, at least four seals have been born in the Hawaiian Islands, although there still may be some unknown births in the remote areas of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. While no seals have been born on Kauai yet this year, a representative from the […]

A Garden Walk of Historical Artifacts on Kauai

If you have an interest in Hawaiian artifacts, a trip to the museum might be your plan, but what if you could take a leisurely walk through a garden of treasures without paying admission? In the quaint town of Kalaheo, you can do just this. Located strategically at the top of the hill in Kalaheo, […]

Kauai Gift Guide of Locally Made Products

What makes Kauai Products so special? First of all, these items are handcrafted by artisans, chefs, musicians and authors right here on Kauai. Many use materials that are found on the Garden Island including agricultural products like fresh fruits and flowers, koa wood, seeds, seashells, beach glass, and sand. Kauai products incorporate the flavors, scents […]

Kauai Author releases “The Story of my First Hurricane” on the 20-year anniversary of Hurricane Iniki

It’s been twenty years since Hurricane Iniki visited the Island of KauaĘ»i. The residents here have had time to heal their wounds, rebuild their homes, businesses and their lives. But the children of Kauai who experienced the storm will never forget. These children are now adults, many with children of their own. The hurricane taught […]

Meet Kauai’s Children’s Authors

Kauai children’s authors are hitting the road with an island-wide, year-long book signing tour. Kauai Children’s Authors Guild members, Monika Mira, Mark Huff, Wendy Lewis, Susan Dierker, and Carol Peacock will be signing copies of their children’s books on Saturday April 21st at Kauai Mini Golf in Kilauea. They will also be appearing at Beach […]

Best Snorkeling on Kauai’s South Shore

Some of the best snorkeling on Kauai can be done from shore right next to the Beach House Restaurant in Poipu. The abundance and diversity of fish here is unsurpassed. Here a few guidelines to follow if you want to have the safest and most enjoyable experience at this location. The winter months (October through […]