Family-run Ho'omana Spa Maui is paying it forward to key workers thanks to a customer promotion - as the community struggles to emerge from the COVID-19 lockdown. The Makawao spa's "Buy One, Give One" campaign throughout June offers to donate a massage to an essential worker in the Maui community when a customer books an appointment. To book an appointment as part of the "Buy … [Read more...] about Family Spa Offers Free Massages to Essential Maui Workers
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Connecting with Nature in your forest bathing practice A few months ago I went to brunch with friends and was invited to sign up for a free “green walk forest bathing experience” at the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens. It sounded interesting. What is forest bathing?, I wondered. I didn't even know we had a botanical garden in Kahului! I put my name in as soon as I found out it … [Read more...] about De-stress with Forest Bathing During This Pandemic
A Maui Oncology Nurse wears a fabric mask made by a journalist from Mauitime I can’t even describe how stressful the past week has been – but I don't have to. You know, because everyone’s been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, between the shutdowns, the quarantines, and the unknown. This virus has turned our lives upside down, and it seems like there may be weeks of this … [Read more...] about What to do About the Shortage of Medical Masks on Maui
Maui Health Emergency Room Entrance has a Yellow Tent and Increased Safety Measures for COVID-19 Following lockdown orders for Honolulu and Maui, Governor David Ige Monday announced a statewide “stay-at-home” order set to begin at 12:01am Wednesday. “The threat of COVID-19 is unprecedented and it requires even more aggressive actions,” Ige said, adding “a statewide … [Read more...] about Gov. Ige Issues Stay-At-Home Order for State
Gov. David Ige Saturday announced a mandatory 14-day quarantine for visitors and residents flying to Hawaii, set to begin at 12:01am Thursday, March 26. Calling it “the first of its kind in the nation,” Ige said he hoped it would send “a message to visitors and residents alike that we appreciate their love for Hawaii, but we are asking them to postpone their … [Read more...] about COVID-19 News Conference: Ige orders a mandatory 14-day quarantine for ALL individuals arriving or returning to the State of Hawaiʻi.