Take a step onto my HONUA [world]

Mai ka piʻina a ka lā i Haʻehaʻe a i ka mole ʻolu o Lehua. Aloha kākou. Twenty. Keaukaha. Hawaiian. Anthropology and Hawaiian Studies. Call me Halena, Haily, Hail (NEVER HAL), or Hailey-kun.
Why is it that only recently have i discovered the joy and deliciousness that is choco mochi. Please send me this for christmas lol

Why is it that only recently have i discovered the joy and deliciousness that is choco mochi. Please send me this for christmas lol

Coconut mochi waffles? YES

Coconut mochi waffles? YES

These claws are getting trimmed in preparation for Some well needed jam sessions

These claws are getting trimmed in preparation for Some well needed jam sessions

A pic from last nights festivities

A pic from last nights festivities

My museum studies friends will appreciate this picture. It is a beautiful box for a beautiful mask

My museum studies friends will appreciate this picture. It is a beautiful box for a beautiful mask

Do i look like an Anthropologist yet?

Do i look like an Anthropologist yet?

"Kaonowailani" etched into the rocks at nuʻuanu falls.  Thanks to the kupuna for revealing it to us!

"Kaonowailani" etched into the rocks at nuʻuanu falls. Thanks to the kupuna for revealing it to us!

I can already see all of my museum friends in this interactive part of the museum to try on all the oceanic costumes lol

I can already see all of my museum friends in this interactive part of the museum to try on all the oceanic costumes lol

My workspace for today!

My workspace for today!

These cookies taste even better after 10000 from and to hawaiʻi lol. Thank jen!

These cookies taste even better after 10000 from and to hawaiʻi lol. Thank jen!