Good Medicine

Good Medicine

Humor and the laughter that ensues come from the incongruities, paradoxes, and ironies of life. They don’t need to be contrived or even have a punch line. They just need to be enjoyed.The idea that humor and laughter have health benefits is not new, but worth...
Love in Action

Love in Action

An interesting thing happens when I move into my creative space – the universe uncovers treasures that I have kept over the years, waiting for their time to be shared. That happened after I wrote the last blog, Love is a Verb. Tucked away in a drawer, I found the...
Love is a Verb

Love is a Verb

With this past week’s celebration of Valentines Day, I wanted to focus on love, but not in the trite way that we hear and see marketed every day in songs, books, movies, and even quotes. One of my new favorite speakers, Mel Robbins, said in her blog this week that...
More Than A Tree

More Than A Tree

For those who have been following my blog you are probably acquainted with the connection between my kukui tree and Alaka`i Associates. (Under the Kukui Tree, Nov. 18, 2017) It holds a very special place in my heart, to Jacob, and the work I do.Well, last week we had...
Leading with Aloha

Leading with Aloha

This past weekend I learned that someone who had an impact on my development over the last 10+ years had a stroke and her prognosis doesn’t look good. It made me pause and give thanks for her example of strong leadership and also for many others who have been Alaka`i...