ʻŌlelo – Hawaiian Word

ʻŌlelo – Hawaiian Word Hawaiian Word of the day: Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā: ʻŌlelo – language, speech, word, quotation, statement, term; In observance of February Hawaiian Language...

ʻŌhiʻa Lehua Legend

ʻŌhiʻa Lehua Legend This Hawaiian Legend explains how the ʻŌhiʻa Lehua Tree & Flower Blossom got their names. The story takes place in the Puna District on the Big Island of Hawai’i. Pele, Goddess of Volcanoes & Fire was deeply attracted to a strong,...

Aloha – Hawaiian Word

Aloha Little Grass Shack Hua ‘Olelo o ka Lā, the Hawaiian Word of the day: Aloha: love, affection, compassion, greeting, regards, hello, goodbye,...

Mamo Clark Hawaiian Born Actress

Mamo Keaokalani Clark: Hawaiian-born actress Mamo Clark, was born on December 6, 1914 in Honolulu, Hawaii (other resources claim Maui) to father Joseph Kealakaimana Clark & mother Evelina Mahoe Clark. Her mother past away that same year. Mamo’s father got...

Hoʻoponopono – Hawaiian Word

Ho’oponopono Ka Hua ‘Ōlelo O Ka Lā The Hawaiian Word Of The Day ho’oponopono: to make good, make right, correct, revise, adjust, amend, regulate, arrange; Hoʻoponopono is a Hawaiian practice of reconciliation and...

Hawaiian Makahiki Season

Hawaiian Makahiki Season The ancient Hawaiians split the year into two seasons. The first was called the Makahiki season which was a period of four lunar months and honored the god Lono. The second season lasted eight lunar months where rituals of Kū were practiced....

ʻŌlelo Noʻeau Hawaiian Proverbs

ʻŌlelo Noʻeau Hawaiian Proverbs With Aunty Dorinda ʻŌlelo Noʻeau are Hawaiian proverbs with focus on knowledge and wisdom of definition, and Hawaiian poetical sayings.  Aunty Dorinda is the Little Grass Shack’s Hawaiian treasure by enlightening us with weekly...

Chef Hekili T Apao

Chef Hekili T Apao Hekili T Apao is a Chef Instructor for the Harrah College of Hospitality at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Hekili is an Alumni of UNLV, where he took advantage of his football and academic scholarships to obtain three Bachelor’s degrees in...

Brother Noland

Brother Noland, Traditional Hawaiian Man Musician, Composer, Innovator, Pioneer, Legend Known as the “Father of Jawaiian Music.” Fluid in both Slack Key and standard guitar tunings, Brother Noland goes wherever the music carries him. Music is...