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Yesterday my kids were a part of a Christmas Hula performance at Kalalea Juice House (the best place on the island for organic acai and smoothies)! The kids had been practicing for weeks and were so excited to be involved. They sang and danced to Mele Kalikimaka, Jingle Bells, and Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer.…

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Christmas Hula

We are so stoked to be back in Kauai. Yesterday evening we had a gorgeous sunset, with all the orangy and purply colors. Damian surfed some by the pier, Eva worked on her sandcastles, Elijah pushed his truck around, and Ariela danced and twirled while I photographed a nice family visiting from Wisconsin and Colorado.…

kauai, My Family

Firey Hanalei

I am officially two days past my due date! If I don’t have the baby today it will be the longest I’ve ever been pregnant. Today we took a drive up the road and visited Haena Point for the first time since they built the new parking lot and started requiring permits and stuff. It…

Ariela Selah, Damian Julio, Eva Pilar, Hawaii, kauai, My Family

Haena Point

Happy due date to me! I have officially wrapped up all my sessions and am calling it maternity leave. Hopefully I’ll meet this little girl or boy any day now. People keep asking what I think it is but I’m not really certain. I had a dream early on that it was a little boy.…

Ariela Selah, Damian Julio, Eva Pilar, Hawaii, kauai, My Family

While We Wait…

I’m 39 Weeks pregnant today and just took a little waterfall hike to Hoopii Falls with an adventurous couple from Arizona. One of them was a paramedic so I joked that he might have to deliver my baby if I go into labor too deep in the forest, hahahaha. Adventure shoots are my absolute fav.…

Hawaii, Hikes, kauai, Nature

Waterfall Adventure Shoot

I’m 38 weeks pregnant today and the reality of my impending labor is starting to become more apparent! I’m pretty nervous about having to go through the pain aspect of it all again, but I’m excited to meet the new addition to our family. I’ve been trying to shake the nerves by spending some quality…

Ariela Selah, Damian Julio, Eva Pilar, Hawaii, kauai, My Family, Nature, Pregnancy

38 Weeks

I’m 38 weeks pregnant today and the reality of my impending labor is starting to become more apparent! I’m pretty nervous about having to go through the pain aspect of it all again, but I’m excited to meet the new addition to our family. I’ve been trying to shake the nerves by spending some quality…

Ariela Selah, Damian Julio, Eva Pilar, Hawaii, kauai, My Family, Nature, Pregnancy

38 Weeks