Hawaii Life

6 Reasons why Hawaii is where you need to be

A few weeks ago, I sat on the beach watching my kids splash around in the waves.  I thought about how grateful I am to live in such a place where many consider paradise, where every weekend is like a vacation.

As if there weren’t already tons of lists about Hawaii on the internet, I’ve just created the latest and greatest one.

Here’s a little list I’ve put together of 6 quick reasons why I think Hawaii is a great place to live (or visit), especially if you’ve got a family:

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Hawaii Life

EatSleepDad is back online!

The last time I logged into my site was back in October.   Between completing school, work, kids and my weekly staycations…I just didn’t have much time for a lot of other things, or at least, I didn’t want to…

Family Hawaii Life

Moving to Hawaii

We finally made the move.  It’s been three months since I’d seen my wife and youngest son. She accepted a job offer in Hawaii earlier this year.  We agreed she’d take the youngest boy, I’d stay in North Carolina…

Life Lessons Money

How we sold our home in just 3 days

If you’ve read my recent post about the toughest 30 days of my life, you’ll know that we’re moving to Hawaii shortly, and with a huge move like that comes a ton of priorities that need to be checked off…

Life Lessons

Why you should write about everything

What if nobody wrote anything down.  Would the world be what it is today? Would we know details of the past? Of new found worlds, ideas, inventions? I like to write.  I enjoy putting my ideas, thoughts, and events of the day…

Life Lessons Parenting Technology

it’s time to unplug

Last week, CNN posted a story about a daycare center in Texas that posted a sign on their door instructing parents to put down their phones and pay attention to their kids (see photo below, Click here for CNN article).…