Ten Ways to Love the Ocean

This week, my mind is focused on the ocean, our Ocean Girl summer camp starts in 4 days  and I am stoked! I thought I would share a few simple ideas we talk about at camp for reusing and rethinking  plastic. You are welcome to add your own ideas and or suggestions in the comment…

One Wild Day – Wild Adventures and Ocean Girl Workshops

Collectively we believe, children who interact with nature are less anxious, develop a deep connection with the ocean, plants and creatures they encounter and continue to preserve and care for wild life on our planet. Ocean Girl Project One Wild Day – a series of wild hearts + wild places workshop.

Sustainable Summer Day at UH Manoa – Hawaii Environmental Activity 

Wondering what to do this weekend? This is a free, family-friendly festival with environmental learning and conservation-related fun. Includes hands-on and interactive activities, live music, healthy food options, yoga and tai chi, a campus… #oceangirlproject #connectingwithnature Source: Sustainable Summer Day at UH Manoa – Hawaii Environmental Calendar

Let Us Be Wild Slideshow | The Nature Conservancy

“Let Us Be Wild” is a campaign to encourage visitors to keep a safe distance from iconic marine species and to choose a responsible tour operator while in Hawai’i. Source: Let Us Be Wild Slideshow | The Nature Conservancy  

Ocean Girl Workshops – DIY Unique Surfboard Bag

Ocean Girl 2016 Workshops- learn to make organic based local face + body products, community/ocean/beach cleanups, try yoga, go surfing, create ocean art projects and much more. Ocean Girl Kuleana Crew Summer one-day workshops. Sign up here.

Standing on Higher Ground for the Ocean

Living in Hawaii we are blessed with a bounty of organic and raw earth ingredients, many of which are incorporated into Higher Ground Botanical organic products.

MAKAPU’U FIRST DAY HIKERS STOKED

(HONOLULU) – It’s a five-year long tradition now and when several hundred early-risers make the two-mile roundtrip hike to the Makapu’u Lookout in the Kaiwi State Scenic Shoreline on Jan. 1, 2016 they’ll be greeted with a variety of improvements to the park. Over the past year, the DLNR Division of State Parks has resurfaced…

Make A Difference this Holiday Season

Don’t know what to get the person who has everything or maybe looking for a gift that benefits others? Here are a few suggestions for great organizations that are helping others and the world, in no particular order…..

Bishop Museum honors the legacy of Duke Paoa Kahanamoku in a special exhibit

“We’re honored to create an inspiring exhibit of Duke Paoa Kahanamoku’s extraordinary life,” said president and CEO of Bishop Museum, Blair D. Collis. “‘Aloha is my creed’ is what he lived by, and he took his passion and built an enduring legacy with hard work and strong ethics. These are great lessons, especially for future generations to experience.”

Summer 2015 won’t be the same..

Aloha, I am so very sorry to say we are not holding the OGP surf camps this year. I hope you will please stay connected to us on Facebook for updates and other community/ocean girl project events this fall. I want to make sure and send a BIG Mahalo to the parents and ocean girls…

Understanding Hawaiian Innovation and Ingenuity

July 7, 2015· By Trisha Kehaulani Watson There’s been a lot of discussion about Hawaiian innovation and Hawaiian cultural values, but more importantly there’s been a lot of misinterpretation about how Hawaiians would utilize science and technology today. I’d like to clarify some of this misinformation. I have a favorite quote from Marion Kelly “The…