Hawaii Seeks to Ban “Reef-Unfriendly” Sunscreen

A proposed Hawaiian bill aims to stop the sale of lotions containing certain UV filters, but their effects on coral are disputed. Click HERE for ocean friendly gardening, non-toxic cleaning products, skin care products, cooking with local plants: Workshops in Hawaii. Source: Hawaii Seeks to Ban “Reef-Unfriendly” Sunscreen – Scientific American Legislators in Hawaii are…

Sending gratitude … Ocean Girl Project

If you are feeling tired, rest, don’t give up. Sending gratitude to all the mighty Ocean Girls and Boys out there who so deeply inspire me and profoundly touched my life. Today let’s spread immense positive energy to each other and continue our quest to cherish and preserve our sacred ocean. Mahalo, Colleen Source: (1)…

Aloha Street Store for Kids

On Saturday October 1st, Ocean Girl Project is hosting Hawaii’s first back-2-school popup “free store for kids” created entirely on the street, run by ocean girl volunteers, stocked by donations.

Kula, Full Red Moon August 18th, Spread the Positive Energy!

Did you know that each month the full moon has a different name? On Thursday August 18th the moon is called Red Moon. In Hawaii the full moon is called Kulu (Seventeenth Night) The moon has a powerful effect on plants, on the tides, and within the life cycles of all living things. It is also good for surfing.

How I Awakened My Creative Spirit

My life is art. It is beautiful colors and warm textures. Each day is a blank canvas waiting  for me to paint, enjoy, and explore. Yet, it wasn’t always this way. For years what I saw and painted each day was the same picture over and over. My canvas was bland and my beautiful creative…

Make a connection

Make the Connection The first step in learning to make a difference in the ocean is learning how your actions have an impact. Keep reading to learn everyday things you can do to help protect and value the seas. And don’t forget to share what you’ve learned with friends and family. Ocean/Surf Responsibly A trip…