Papayas are plentiful in Hawaii and with a recent abundance from our own backyard we got creative and wanted to make something unusual. Because it turned out so delicious, we’ve decided to share this awesome papaya soup recipe. Enjoy!Read More
So you’ve decided to give surfing a try—great! Surfing professionals and enthusiasts alike will agree that once you take to the surf, it can fast become your favorite thing to do and you’ll be rearranging your schedule to get out there and ride the waves even more. That said, surfing can be difficult and it may not come easy at first; but it is most certainly worth it. Here are a few tips to help you succeed:Read More
It’s July and that means it’s time to beat the heat! Here are a few tips to keep both your body and mind nice and cool:Read More
If you’re lucky enough to spend time often, or at least regularly, riding the waves, you are loving life! What you may not love is the damaging affects all that time in the ocean has on your hair. Here are a few tips to help you enjoy your time in the water and minimize damage to your hair:Read More
Going green and choosing organic are all the buzz today and many people have noticed that there can be quite a disparity of information available. The most troubling for those of us that genuinely want to do our part to take care of Mother Earth is the companies that attempt to “green wash” labels—that is, making a product seem ocean-friendly, when it may not be.Read More
Bungalow Glow lotions, loofah soaps and soy candles in acacia wood bowls as well as Bubble Shack Hawaii’s handmade soaps, shea butter lotions and 5 in1 washes can be found on the gorgeous shelves of the Hawaiian Beach and Body boutique in Hanalei on Kauai. This fantastic shop on Aku Road features a collection of unique beach finds and an eclectic selection of body products, hair care products, and more.Read More
One big factor in having a youthful appearance is what you put into your body. Choosing the right medications and supplements, in addition to eating well, are critical ways to feel and look great!
Check Your Diet: Even for those that aren’t necessarily counting calories, aiming for a diet rich in cruciferous vegetables, lean white mean, and low mercury seafood will help you look great and feel healthy.
Double Check Your Diet: Try to avoid or eliminate sugar, gluten, and dairy. Choose whole grains, such as quinoa and millet, but enjoy in moderation.Read More
Summertime is magical—we plan vacations, enjoy some much-needed downtime, and feel the sun’s rays in a whole new way. That said, our skin care regime needs a bit of seasonal change as well. Here are a few tips to keep that radiant glow:Read More