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Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // A Big Fan Of Elvis — And Bruno Mars
I’m totally going to date myself with this confession, but my first concert (and crush) was Elvis Presley. Yes, I saw the King of Rock...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Money Management For Keiki
Did your mom and dad teach you that “money doesn’t grow on trees”? I remember hearing that more times than I can count on one...

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Tannya’s Take // Hawaii Hot Spot In The Canadian Cold
Las Vegas may be known as Hawaii’s ninth island, but there’s another popular vacation destination for kamaaina. I mentioned it in last week’s column. It’s...

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Tannya’s Take // Taking A Break From Springtime Stress
Spring break may be a bit of a misnomer. When you’re in school, you live for this time off. What’s not to like about no...

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Tannya’s Take // Recalling Those Mom-nesia Moments
Do you know the feeling that you’re forgetting something? I have it on a daily basis. It goes something like this: I wake up, drag...

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Tannya’s Take // Smart Tips For Planning A Keiki Party
It’s hard to top the look of pure joy children have when celebrating a birthday. It can be theirs or a friend’s. It doesn’t really...

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Tannya’s Take // Feeling A Bit Like Oscar The Grouch
“And the Oscar goes to …” Those words used to get me excited. As a diehard movie buff, I’d root for my favorites at the...

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Tannya’s Take // Having The Keiki Tested For Allergies
There’s nothing worse for a parent than to see your child suffer. It’s bad enough when they come down with a 24-hour bug. When they...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Not A Candidate To Star In A TV Reality Series
I used to get sucked into that television vacuum otherwise known as reality TV. Go ahead, judge me. But I found it quite entertaining to...

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Tannya’s Take // A Modern Mom’s Pressure Cooker
Do you remember that ’90s movie Twins? It was based on the farfetched concept that Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito were twin brothers. The premise...

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