Lappert’s Ice Cream – a Perfect Family Outing

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While the colors are beginning to turn on the mainland, we in Kauai are still enjoying the warmth of 80-90 degree weather. As a Kauai local, I encourage you to indulge while you can! Nothing says summer better than a Continue reading Lappert’s Ice Cream – a Perfect Family Outing

How to Enjoy a Rainy Day on Kauai

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Awww, Kauai – what a place. Beautiful beaches, stunning views, warm ocean, breathtaking hikes – we’ve got it all, including perfect, tropical weather. As a Poipu Beach Seal, I couldn’t be happier. Still, “perfect, tropical weather” is bound to include Continue reading How to Enjoy a Rainy Day on Kauai

Beach Review: Lydgate Beach – a Family’s Snorkeling Paradise

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I love snorkeling. Well…as a Poipu Beach Seal, I don’t have much use for the equipment, BUT I do love seeing you people snorkel because it means that you are discovering the world I already inhabit and get to enjoy Continue reading Beach Review: Lydgate Beach – a Family’s Snorkeling Paradise

Beach Review: Lumahai – Dangerous Beauty

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The “Mrs.” and I are always encouraging our seal puppies to play in waves – “Go! Swim! Explore!” But sometimes, we have to remind them that, while some waves can be used as play things, others are only for watching. Continue reading Beach Review: Lumahai – Dangerous Beauty

“Look Mom! I’m sailing” – The Kauai Sailing Youth Summer Program

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My lady and I love playing and travelling with our seal babies, but, every now and again, we’d like some time to ourselves to vacation around the island. From what I gather, this is not just a seal dilemma, it Continue reading “Look Mom! I’m sailing” – The Kauai Sailing Youth Summer Program

Beach Review: Tunnels Beach – Something for Everyone

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As a vacation planner, it can be hard to please everyone in your party – especially when that party consists of children, teenagers, AND adults. Trust me, my wife and I have a hard time keeping all our junior seals Continue reading Beach Review: Tunnels Beach – Something for Everyone

Surfing Lessons: A Family That Surfs Together Stays Together

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As a monk seal residing in Poipu Beach, I’ve seen my fair share of surfers – novices all the way to professionals, and boy does it look fun! Surfing is a characteristically Hawaiian sport that interests people of all ages Continue reading Surfing Lessons: A Family That Surfs Together Stays Together

Family Outing on the Kauai Coastal Path

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As a year-round resident, I appreciate any effort people make to preserve the beauty of the Garden Island. Perhaps that’s why I love the Kauai Coastal Path so much – it allows locals and tourists to enjoy the beauty of Continue reading Family Outing on the Kauai Coastal Path