Places We Visit

Places to Visit on Oahu- Dole Plantation

Visiting the lovely Hawaiian island of Oahu? So far, I’ve highlighted Pearl Harbor and the Polynesian Cultural Center as two great tourist destinations on Oahu. Today I want to add the Dole Plantation to my list. Plan to spend 2-3 hours here, possibly longer depending on how many experiences you choose. First you’ll enter their specialty store (not pictured),… Continue reading Places to Visit on Oahu- Dole Plantation

Places We Visit

Places to Visit on Oahu- Polynesian Cultural Center

Another place we visited (or I should say re-visited) while in Oahu earlier this month, was the Polynesian Cultural Center. Best to arrive as soon as it opens and spend the whole day as there is much to see and experience. This is a cultural delight your entire family will enjoy. There are six cultures represented here: Aotearoa, Fiji,… Continue reading Places to Visit on Oahu- Polynesian Cultural Center

Homeschooling Corner

Our Homechool Day in the Life with a 14-year old

The morning sky is milky white and there is only a scattering left of snow on the wet ground, for now. My oldest daughter’s car is missing from the driveway, indicating she is in her morning class at her university. Usually my boys are awake and going by now (8:30am), but all is quiet in the… Continue reading Our Homechool Day in the Life with a 14-year old