Fishpond

21 Feb 19
Lost in a Good Book

Published: 27th September 2011 Publisher: Candlewick Press Illustrator: Jon Klassen Pages: 32 Format: Picture Book ★   ★   ★   ★   ★  – 5 Stars The bear’s hat is gone, and he wants it back. Patiently and politely, he asks the animals he comes across, one by one, whether they have seen it. Each animal says no, some more elaborately than […]

21 Feb 19
WoollyMuses

Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier   Someone once told me that raising boys was much easier than raising girls.  After my last two reads, where mid-teenage girls feature I am inclined to agree that it may be so, although I don’t have a daughter for a fair comparison. Jar of Hearts, a thriller by […]

21 Feb 19
2 Guys and A River

A sign in the dentist’s office caught my attention: “You don’t need to floss all your teeth. Just the ones you want to keep.” I think something similar can be said about using a net to land trout: “You don’t need to net all the trout you catch. Just the ones you want to protect.” […]

21 Feb 19
From Tomorrow's Dream

I had the opportunity to meet, talk story with, and learn from Nishnaabeg scholar and activist Leanne Betasamosake Simpson tonight. I was introduced to her work by Candace Fujikane in my ENG 625 course the first semester of my MA. Simpson’s work has stayed with me ever since, playing a crucial role in informing my […]

21 Feb 19
OBLIGATIONS AND CONTRACTS

SECTION 1. PURE AND CONDITIONAL OBLIGATIONS Article 1179. Every obligation whose performance does not depend upon a future or uncertain event, or upon a past event unknown to the parties, is demandable at once. Every obligation which contains a resolutory condition shall also be demandable, without prejudice to the effects of the happening of the event.  […]

20 Feb 19
Malama Huleia

Please join us in working in the wetlands area surrounding the Alakoko fishpond. We’ve cleared 6+ acres of mangrove over this last month and need help prepping for and planting natives. Bring: Tabis or covered shoes to wear in the mud Work gloves Water bottle Sun protection (hat, shades, sunscreen) Location:Alakoko Fishpond driveway at 2342 Hulemalu […]

20 Feb 19
Lost in a Good Book

Published: 5th January 2012 (print)/26 September 2017 (audio)  Publisher: Puffin/Bolinda Audio Pages: 387/10 hrs and 3 mins Narrator:  Rebecca Soler Format: Audiobook Genre: Young Adult/Science Fiction ★   ★   ★  ★   ★  – 5 Stars A forbidden romance. A deadly plague. Earth’s fate hinges on one girl . . . CINDER, a gifted mechanic in New Beijing, is also a […]

20 Feb 19
Malama Huleia

Kauai High School student Isabella Parsons won first place at the Kauai regional Science and Engineering Fair for her project “Investigating the Effects of the Removal of Red Mangrove Trees on the Ecosystem of Kauai” She worked on this project at Alakoko fishpond with the support of Malama Huleia staff Paleke Flores and Sara Bowen, and […]

19 Feb 19
Tourism News | eTN.travel

The Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) announced its 2019 recipients of the Community Restoration Partnership (CRP) grants, totaling more than $1.4 million to fund the protection and restoration of Hawaii’s coastal areas on 5 islands over 3 years. This partnership will benefit the state as a whole and tourism as well, protecting that part of the […]

19 Feb 19
St Johns Fishponds

Hymns for Sunday 24th February Proc I will worship MP991 Grad Such Love MP619 Off Breathe on me, breath of God MP67 Comm Worthy of every song we could ever sing As we are gathered MP38 Rec Tell out my soul MP631

19 Feb 19
Off Travelling Together

Tangalle, (pronounced Tan-Gaul), is a pretty sleepy place on the south coast and we are staying at Cinnabar Resort, beautifully designed with a rustic laid back feel to it. Here is our first view of the sea as we checked-in. There are treehouses here … …but we opted for a cabana which was perfect, complete […]