Some of the most dangerous conversations start with "Wouldn't it be great to create a ...."

In this case, my husband and I were talking about using our knowledge of Hawaii to create a website exploring the plants, animals and places of this great state, and is the result. It's a website devoted to documenting in photos and text the plants, animals, beaches, and sightseeing opportunities in Hawaii, including popular hiking trails. is a work forever-in-progress, as we continually add new subjects and photos to the site. We hope to provide useful information and ideas, whether you're a Hawaii resident, a visitor, or just interested in learning more about what Hawaii is really like.

-- Linda Nagata

Sandlewood blossoms at Haleakala National park.
Photo © Linda Nagata; used with permission