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We Tried It: Kids City Hawaiʻi in Kapolei

An indoor play space opened Dec. 21 in the Ka Makana Aliʻi shopping center in Kapolei. It’s called Kids City, and it's the brainchild of Minko Goeun Cabuyao, a mother who got inspired by posh playgrounds she saw in Asia.  Located in the Macy’s wing of the mall, Kids City…

Inside Look: Honolulu City Lights 2019

Photo: Ron Slauson courtesy of the City & County of HonoluluShaka Santa has been at Honolulu Hale since 1989. Tūtū Mele joined him in 1994. Shaka Santa had a bit of a run-in on the way to Honolulu Hale this…

30 Tips for Flying with Children

Photo: Jennifer Carlile DalgamouniTraveling with young children is never easy, but there are ways to make it a lot more bearable. Are you flying to the Mainland, Asia or beyond but worry about entertaining your keiki on the long plane ride?…

We Tried It: "Expedition: Dinosaur"

Photo: Jennifer Carlile DalgamouniClimb inside a T-rex's mouth at Bishop Museum's new exhibit. What: Expedition: Dinosaur Where: Bishop Museum, 1525 Bernice St. Who: Two adults, 7-year-old and 5-year-old boys and a 10-year-old girl When: Friday evening, 4 to 6:30 p.m.,…

Training 2-year-olds? Why not!

When I was growing up, I did normal kid things like play on monkey bars and ride my bike into telephone poles.I didn’t get into competitive sports — if you could even call it that — until I was in fourth grade,…