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Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Enjoying Thanksgiving For What It Is
Thanksgiving means so many things to so many people. For some, it’s a day to kick back and watch football. Others make a date with...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // The Senator Only His Son Knew
Aloha from our nation’s capital. I am in Washington, D.C., this week to cover the Presidential Medal of Freedom honors that will be awarded posthumously...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Taking A Healthy Look At Snacking
Most homes still have mounds of fun-size candy hanging around after Halloween – unless perhaps you overdid it on the leftover treats or while “inspecting”...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // A Playcation With Visiting Friends
A lot of people joke that you suddenly have lots of family and friends when you move to Hawaii. It’s true. Now I’m not talking...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Reconnecting With An Old Friend
I found a pleasant surprise in my Facebook inbox recently: word that my high school friend and UCLA college roommate Nicole was coming to Hawaii...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Kindergarten Application Angst
I must preface this week’s column with a confession. I’m fighting through a minor case of writer’s block because I’m preoccupied with another writing assignment....

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Weekend Expo Is All About Ohana
You know how everyone’s always saying how quickly children grow up? The same can be said about the Oh Baby! Family Expo. This popular event,...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // Dealing With Five-0’s New Night
Monday nights with McGarrett used to be must-see TV in the Joaquin household. Before you jump to conclusions, I’m still a huge Hawaii Five-0 fan....

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // The Trick To A Stress-free Halloween
It’s starting. Everywhere I go these days, it seems I’m greeted by endless rows of Halloween candy. That’s a scary thought! I’m not talking about...

Tannya Joaquin
Tannya’s Take // What’s To ‘Like’ About Negativity?
Call it a coincidence, but twice within the past week I’ve been asked about my pet peeve. What bothers you? Some would say punctuality. I’m...

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