Care-taking the Condo

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By Ema ~ After my photo-shoot this morning I met with the owner of the condo to learn about the place and get the keys and code. I am so grateful to for this spot. It has two bedrooms and … Read More

Sunrise & Mermaid Under the Pier

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By Ema ~ I arrived before sunset to the beach, but unfortunately my photographer did not make it as planned. I watched the birds fly along the beach on the morning breeze as the sun rose. Since my photographer did … Read More

Following Fate

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By Ema ~ Today I am suppose to head north. There is lots of talk that this virus going around is quite serious and maybe it is best that I go north again as they may end up shutting down … Read More

Mermaid at the Boatyard

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By Ema ~ I started my day with sorting my art projects. I have several more planned collages ahead. I think I will order a moleskin journal and make them into it. I have created one like this before. For … Read More

Historic North Turn

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By Ema ~ I have met up with a new friend for dinner at the historic North Turn where the original Daytona NASCAR racing took place. The beaches are very tightly packed sand, which is why even today we are … Read More

Redesign For Friends

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By Ema ~ I am doing a redesign for Cassadie and Tony’s painting and realty business. I can’t show the full form for privacy reason, but I am redesigning to include both business and an image of them. The form … Read More

My Vision

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By Ema ~ My vision board is complete. It is so different then what I thought I was creating to begin, yet I love what came forth. I added some blue thanks to the dolphins I found and am pleased … Read More

Creating My Collage

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By Ema ~ I have been working on my collage all day. I envisioned something blue and have a project set aside for such, yet my board is actually creating itself it seems, like a message to my own heart. … Read More

Manifesting Dreams

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By Ema ~ My dear friend Rose had joined me at Cassadie’s for a day of making collage boards in hopes to manifest our dreams. Rose collected magazines from the library and found three big canvas at a local thrift … Read More

Daisy Dear

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By Ema ~ We are in our new spot and making friends with Daisy, the little pup that lives here. She has a sister named Baily too. Lili loves little dogs as it was what she was around mostly, when … Read More

New Spot

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By Ema ~ We are enjoying our new spot! Lili has made herself right at home and looks like a decoration among Cassadie’s realty signs. If you need someone in the Daytona Beach area do contact her and mention me! … Read More

Full Moon & Friends

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By Ema ~ My dear friend Rose made me a lovely breakfast of kale, quinoa, and an egg to start the day. I have been having issues eating greens, but I love my kale and it tastes divine after not … Read More

Breakfast Before Sunrise

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By Ema ~ We made it back to the boatyard last night and never made it to bed. Lili and I joined our new friend Joshua on his boat and ended up staying up until morning on his boat. It … Read More

Silly Lili

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By Ema ~ We woke early to use the shower before the boatyard got busy and passed a really cool car along the way. I am not a big car person, but I love history and how things we built … Read More

Vanlife in the Boatyard

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By Ema ~ We are loving living in the boatyard! Next best thing to living on a boat! This is something that happened by chance, but I definitely want to research staying at boatyards in my future travels! Just being … Read More

Driving on the Beach

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By Ema ~ Lili and I have moved to a boatyard near by thanks to our new friend Joshua Jehu. He has a sailboat here. Last night we sat out on the deck of the sailboat under the night sky … Read More

Last Day Here

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By Ema ~ It is our last day here with Archie. I have not been feeling well, as usual lately. It is often a part of my life, but has been really extreme for awhile now. I am looking forward … Read More

Not Feeling Well

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Not feeling so well today, so I am resting and taking it easy, as tomorrow Lili and I will be journeying onward. Sweet Archie is staying close by my side.

My Space for a Moment

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By Ema ~ Just thought I would share my space for the moment. It is ocean themed and fitting for this mermaid. When I arrived there was also a room set up for my little sister. It was really sad … Read More

New Kombucha

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By Ema ~ I have found a new kind of Gt Daves Living Foods Kombucha. I was happy to find a few of my other favorite flavors at the local shop as well. I love any food with flowers and … Read More

Fur Friends

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By Ema ~ I am grateful it is getting warmer each day. The pups had fun playing. Archie brought his ball and we played fetch for quite awhile. I think Lili wore Archie out as he let her go off … Read More

Van Office

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By Ema ~ I got my little office set up again today in the van and continued on editing. Archie seems to have claimed his spot for the day. Lili is attached to the van after her recent adventure, but … Read More

Lili’s Battle Wounds

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By Ema ~ Lili disappeared for quite awhile today and left me quite worried. She is starting to get a little too adventurous and today she returned with some battle wounds. I have decided it is best to not risk … Read More

I Love Avocado

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By Ema ~ I awoke ill today, which is often how my life goes. Thankfully after a few hours I was feeling much better and the pups and I went to sit in the sun. It is so wonderful to … Read More

Adorable Archie

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By Ema ~ I found Archie’s stash of clothes tonight and had to dress him up in pajamas. He was actually really excited to get dressed, even though he looks quite series in his photos. Oh my goodness he is … Read More

New Camping Table

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By Ema ~ I was excited today to set up my new camping table that I got for Christmas. I have a little outdoor office going, and I am happy to be in the open air. Archie has happily moved … Read More

Caretaking Crystal River

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By Ema ~ it is the first day here caretaking in Crystal River. It is a bit colder than I had hoped, but much warmer than Michigan, so with a few layers on I was out sitting in my van … Read More

Journey South

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By Ema ~ I have begun my journey South. I left late last night. It has been a little rough with some of my stomach problems and pain kicking in. I often think stress amplifies my issues, and I have … Read More

Preparing to Journey

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By Ema ~ I am beginning to prepare all for the journey and load up the van for the trip. I am so looking forward to the warmth of Florida, yet shall miss my mermaid cove and furmaids that must … Read More

Zeedle’s Birthday

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By Ema ~ Our middle sister Xena is turning 19, but she will always be my little Zeedle Bug, love bug. I am preparing a package to send and wanted to get her elements for her birthday to begin building … Read More

Elle’s Room

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By Ema ~ I had to change Elle’s room a little today as I needed the bed to rebuild the van, so I have added a desk there, in hopes that she returns sooner than later and we may carry … Read More

Letter to Mom

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By Ema ~ I still have not heard from my mother or sister since we had to part shortly after New Years. I had so hoped to see my sister again by now, but this is not the first time … Read More

Valentine’s Day

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By Ema ~ It was quiet here today, but sweet Thomas brought me some coconut dipped in sea salt and chocolate. The perfect mermaid treat. We also ordered pizza which is very rare. I shall hope my belly goes easy … Read More

Grow Together

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By Ema ~ I painted my littlest sister something for Valentines day. Preparing a package to send my LOVE! I love the way we grow together, for my Elowyn Willow, you have my heart!

Moroccan Rose Tail

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By Ema ~ It is almost Valentines Day and I am getting ready to create a photo-shoot with my new FinFun tail for the occasion. I ordered a couple new tops online and I think the one for my new … Read More

Missing My Sister

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By Ema ~ I am missing my sister so much right now that I have written her an old fashioned letter and shall send it through the post. I am not sure she will receive it, but I have to … Read More

Organizing Tails

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By Ema ~ I am getting all my tails organized to travel again soon. I am so grateful for my abundance of tails thanks to winning an ambassadorship with FinFun for the year! I feel so blessed and it has … Read More

Collecting Memories

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By Ema ~ I am adding more stickers to my ukulele case from our recent travels. It is sweet to see how my sister has begin also. Now we have matching turtles from the wonderful artist Danielle Burnside that we … Read More

Love to Go

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By Ema ~ I received a lovely package in the mail from France and my dear friend Orianne today with all sorts of beautiful creative gifts inside. I am only opening one at a time to savor in the sweetness. … Read More

Lili’s Mess

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By Ema ~ Today while I was busy working on projects Lili kept herself entertained and it seems she wore herself out having quite the party!

Our Furmaids at Home

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By Ema ~ Moshi had taken over the other cats bed. Since Elle left he has been opening the door to her room repeatedly. Strange habits this cat has. He like to open my closet door to get my attention, … Read More

Making Bath Bombs

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By Ema ~ Elle got a bath bomb DYI kit for Christmas from Mom, so we decided to try it! We have both been quite ill the last few days, Elle with a cold, and I with more extreme than … Read More

Happy New Year 2020

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By Ema ~ We joined our friend Troy and his kids in Ferndale for the night. We rang in the New Year together at the house and then got the kids settled in before going out into the night to … Read More

New Years Eve Dinner

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By Ema ~ We got all dressed up for our New Years Eve celebrations and made our way to Greek Town in Detroit for dinner. I love Greek food and was so excited tht we settled on such for our … Read More

Preparing for New Years Eve

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By Ema ~ Elle and I made our way to the mall today to try and find accessories for our New Years outfits. We also found a great sale on crowns and stocked up to match our mermaid tails.

Elle Is Back

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By Ema ~ Elle is back and I am so happy to have her here again. We are getting ready for our big New Years Eve outing. This will be her first New Years going out! She got a dress … Read More

A Late Christmas Gift

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By Ema ~ Sweet Thomas has gifted me a beautiful necklace with the Tibetan symbols of peace, protection and prosperity upon it. What a perfect symbol and reminder of much of the lessons Elle has been discovering and I remembering … Read More

Christmas With Family

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By Ema ~ Elle and I brought our Gingerbread Barn for Christmas Dinner and proudly displayed it in the center of the dining table until it was time to eat. After eating it was soon time for the gift exchange. … Read More

Dad Christmas Birthday

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By Ema ~ As soon as we arrived to Mom’s the first thing we did after saying hello to everyone was give our Dad his birthday gift. Our parents separated about a year ago and this is our first Christmas … Read More

Christmas Morning

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By Ema ~ Christmas morning has arrived and I am so excited to have a little one here to share it with. Elle’s stocking is filled, our cookie has been nibbled, and the tree is surrounded in gifts. Even Lili’s … Read More

Christmas Eve

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By Ema ~ We spent Christmas Eve with Thomas’s family near somewhere near Detroit. Elle and I got dressed up in our matching outfits for the dinner. We brought some mahi-mahi along to throw in the oven, but found it … Read More

Gingerbread Barn

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By Ema ~ We finely found a gingerbread barn. Spent our day creating such. It will be one of our desserts that we bring to our Mom’s for Christmas day.

The Elves

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By Ema ~ Our elves have been up to mischief and today we found them hiding under a Santa hat on the bookshelf. These little elves became a part of our home last year when Elijah our brother stayed with … Read More

Visiting Our Brother

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By Ema ~ Elle and I made the hour trip down state to see our Brother Michael. He is giving our nephew a base guitar and so we have delivered an amp for him from Thomas. He also made a … Read More

Pretty In Pink

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By Ema ~ Elle and I went Christmas shopping yesterday. Can’t post any of that, as we don’t want to ruin any surprises. Elle found a shirt she loved and even through we are suppose to be shopping for others, … Read More

Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland

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By Ema ~ When I was a little girl I visited the famous Bonner’s Christmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth, Michigan and have carried the sweet memories with me throughout my life. Since I have returned to Michigan in the last few … Read More

Ema In Pants

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By Ema ~ I have always been a dress girl, until a couple years ago when my mermaid life introduced me to leggings, and my other choice for clothes if not a dress is anything related to water wear, so … Read More

Christmas Cookies With Mom

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By Ema ~ We made our way north today to meet with our mom for some lunch and making cookies. Elle has been a bit nervous about going up again as our mother keeps speaking of her returning there more … Read More

The Nutcracker Ballet

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By Ema ~ This is a day we have been looking forward to for a long time now. We have spent over a month finding the perfect dress for Elle, as well shoes and a cardigan, but all the parts … Read More

Elle’s Last Baby Tooth

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By Ema ~ My baby sister has officially lost her last tooth in the early a.m. of this morning. We slept before a big day out, but she did not check her pillow until this evening. She wrote another sweet … Read More

Growing Up

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By Ema ~ My little sister is growing up so fast. Our mom brought her a dress recently and we have had nothing to put with it, as colored tights are difficult to find these days, but she is growing … Read More

Crafts and the Closet

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By Ema ~ My little sister has been playing in my closet again. I just love her and her character! We are preparing for the arrival of the 20’s! We also did some crafts today and made reindeer out of … Read More

Thanksgiving Give Gratitude

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By Ema ~ I am grateful to host my family here today and have my little sister by my side. She has been such a wonderful co-host. She met people at the door and took their jackets, helped in the … Read More

Preparing For Thanksgiving

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By Ema ~ We are hosting thanksgiving here and have begun our prep of pies and such. I also have to make a vegetarian gravy and a tofurkey, as I cannot eat the “normal” affair due to my health issues. … Read More

Creative Lunch & Cuddles

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Today was a quiet day at home. Lili and Elle got lots of cuddles in. I tried to get creative for lunch and turned our tuna fish sandwiches into a butterfly. Why not, it is fun to enjoy the life … Read More

Decorating the Tree & Dancing

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By Ema ~ We put on festive music and got the Christmas decorations out. It is so much having my little sister here for the Holidays. It brings even more magic into the season. I am so grateful to spend … Read More

Christmas Photos

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By Ema ~ We got dressed up and made our way to Frankenmuth for some Holiday Photos. We had planned to visit the farm and get some apple cider, but they were out of treats and wanted for too much … Read More

The Nourishing Life

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By Ema ~ I am so grateful for this nourishing life. It is November and the perfect time to think about all that we are grateful for. I often try to do this practice in life. It helps to see … Read More

To The Dentist

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By Ema ~ We had to make a trip up to Cadillac today for a dentist appointment, but it was just as Elle predicted, and we still have to wait for a few teeth before they can do anything about … Read More

FinFun Tail Design Contest

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By Ema ~ Today Elle and I worked on our submissions for the FinFun Tail Design contest. We have decided to both enter two. You can go to FinFun to dive in too! Tails by Elle Tails by Ema For … Read More

Lili’s Day of Dress Up

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By Ema ~ Today Lili got all the attention and Elle dressed her up. Yes, our dog is now a ladybug. Everyone loves having Elle at home! Elle’s Christmas wish! Well, one of them. She has become a little cowgirl … Read More

Moshi the UnicornMerCat

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By Ema ~ Our cat Moshi is Alpha over the home, even Lili (our dog), but when it comes to Elle, he is a rag doll and lets her do as she pleases from making him dance to dressing him … Read More

3 Generations of Ladies

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By Ema ~ We had the pleasure this evening when we took our cousin Sadie home to join a birthday party for three generations. It is the birthday week of my dear Aunt, her daughter, and her daughters daughter. Quite … Read More

My Trip to the Museum

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By Elowyn Soleil ~ Museum days are fun. My museum day yesterday was more fun than expected. It started by walking up to the building. Ema, Sadie, and I all decked out in our school girl uniforms. We walked in … Read More

Cousin Dance Off

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By Ema ~ The girls had so much fun this morning dancing while I got us ready for our outing to the museum. I so love having the girls around. There is always giggles, song, and of course dancing!

Cousins And Crafts

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By Ema ~ Our Aunt brought us some homemade lentil soup yesterday, so for lunch I heated that up and I made some rice and cut up some bell peppers to go with it. Bell peppers are one of Elle’s … Read More

A Sleepover With Cousins

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By Ema ~ Our cousin Sadie came to visit and decided to stay for a sleepover. The girls disappeared to Elle’s room and I could hear them sharing their stories, sometimes serious and sometimes they would just be giggling away. … Read More

Dancing Through the House

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By Ema ~ We are getting all unpacked from our travels, and enjoying the down time in our creative spaces. I am working to get all of our photos sorted, journal updated, and an album for my mermaid site of … Read More

My Slothsome Day

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Written by Elle, Photos by Ema ~ Today was very fun! I went to an event by Little Ray’s Nature Centers. They are Canada’s largest exotic animal rescue with 1000 animals “in their care and take in between 200- 300 … Read More

Fairy Dress

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By Ema ~ I found a fairy dress today at the shop and was tempted to bring it home. I can so see it with wings and we are planning to eventually attend a fairy tea party, so this would … Read More

Feeling Festive

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A reflection by Ema ~ We were back out to the shops to return a few items and of course got caught up trying on some clothes. Elle found a couple shirts she liked, one a musically shirt that she … Read More

Answered Prayers

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A reflection by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ Our mother had called to begin my day. I thought she was going to make Elle return to her today, as this is something she has been considering. When I … Read More

Day 50 . Halloween in Hawaii

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A daily reflection by Ema and Elle ~ I got up and made another coconut pudding with the creamed coconut that I have recently discovered. I added Hawaiian spiralina with banana and mango topped with starfruit. It was really good. … Read More

Day 45 . An Extra Day

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ An alarm went off today which I was not ready for and woke quite grumpy. I did not get enough sleep, as I had not felt well through the night, … Read More

Day 44 . Kohala 4-H Club

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ I started my morning with a smoothie and got back to tending the home. Terry returns tomorrow and we are getting all the finishing touches on the home. Elle had … Read More

Day 42 . Cleaning the Home

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A daily reflection by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ I don’t have much time to journal today, as there is so much to prepare in the home. I am starting at the top and dusting every spot downward … Read More

Day 41 . Early Morning

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A daily reflection by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ I was up early today. It was well before sunrise to prepare all for our journey to the Kona airport. I have set up the back of the car … Read More

Day 31 . A Birthday Camp-out

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A daily reflection by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ Today is my goddaughters birthday and Elle is joining her and friends for a camp-out. I thought I would just drop her off with Stella’s gift, but a few … Read More

Day 30 . We Love Horses

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ This morning I stopped through to see the horses on the land on my way to the post office. I love having them on the land, and Elle does too. … Read More

Day 26 . Bringing Back Pele

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ Today as I was waking up I heard beeping coming from the utility room. I went into the kitchen to find Elle trying to light the stove, which usually she … Read More

Day 17 . Hawi Farmers Market

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle ~ By Ema ~ Today was market day. We stocked up on all sorts of local fruits and veggies. Between that and the fruit from the land we have an abundance of foods! I … Read More

Day 16 . DIY Plumbing

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle By Ema ~ I was pulled from my bed this morning with Elle urgently telling me something was wrong with the toilet. We were suppose to being going down into Kona today, but this … Read More

Day 15 . Thai Food and Dance

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ I woke up today and thought I would get some pictures up onto Instagram only to find that somehow my account had logged out and I lost all the drafts I … Read More

Day 6 . $100 and Free Bananas

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ I awoke feeling much better today and prepared Elle a breakfast of eggs and some island made bread. I also made a smoothie for us. She had lots of writing to … Read More

Day 2 . Awaking to Hawaii

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ I awoke to the beautiful blue of the skies and ocean greeting me, framed by all the lush green this first day on the island. Elle was sound asleep still and … Read More

Day 1 . Across the Pacific

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Daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ Our day of travel began very early, actually I never went to sleep because the time I needed to arise was the time I usually go to bed. I had prepared … Read More

My Birthday

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Thanks for all the birthday wishes! Please treat me to a bubbly mermaid birthday drink! Well, in a sense… since you can’t take me out to celebrate, please bring some cheer to my heart and a reason to flip my … Read More

Elle’s Fundraiser

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Turn up your volume, and take a moment with Elle… Please donate if you can, and share! Help make Elle’s dream come true to get her wings and travel to Hawaii with her sister this Autumn. Find the heart in … Read More

My Little Dancer Girl

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By Ema ~ I have been busy unpacking and sorting through all my treasures that we brought home from California. Elle is having fun dancing around the house in one of my old ballet skirts. We are hoping to get … Read More

Returning the Uhaul

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By Ema ~ Well, we are back in Michigan. Our return brought an unexpected visit to the hospital for Thomas. It was quite scary seeing him hooked up to all the machines. It is a mystery as to what caused … Read More

Day 28 . California Coast

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ I unfortunately was up ill into the night and awoke early with so much pain in my am again that I had to get up. It was … Read More

Day 23 . Las Vegas, Nevada

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ We woke up and had the pleasure of meeting Sunny’s family before they all headed out to their day. Sunny is my pen-pal from 5th grade. She … Read More

Day 22 . Arriving Nevada

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. Day 22 . By Ema ~ We left our friend Jacob’s home in Midland, Utah today. His dear mom gifted a book to Elle of Anne of Green Gables, and … Read More

Day 21 . Salt Lake City, Utah

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ We awoke and explored a bit more of Lava Hot Springs, the town, before we departed. Elle found a willow tree, and as it is part of … Read More

Day 15 . Old Faithful & Moose

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ We started our day going into the Old Faithful Inn and getting some oatmeal for Elle, as our yogurt and most of the food in the cooler … Read More

Day 12 . Bozeman Hot Springs

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ I awoke with a sense of not wanting to move. The cabin was a little more than I should be spending, but I felt with all my … Read More

Day 11 . Bozeman, Montana

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ The heat awoke me after falling asleep to a rather chilly night. We began the morning routine of packing up and getting ready for the road again … Read More

Day 6 . A Rest at Sioux Falls

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ We are still here in Sioux Falls. I was up most of the night with my belly hurting. I think even though I dealt with the event … Read More

Day 5 . Minnesota Farmland

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ Well we did not make it to Mount Rushmore today as planned. The day began rather simple after a good rest. First thing in the morning Elle … Read More

Day 1 . Road Trip Across America

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Road trip across America… daily reflections by Ema and Elle. By Ema ~ On the first day we parted from our mother’s home north to Mackinaw City, Michigan. We stayed off the main freeway and wandered our way through forest, … Read More

Twinsies

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By Ema ~ I have made my way north again and my sister and I are preparing to part for our journey around the country tomorrow. We went to the store to get a few supplies like snacks for the … Read More

Roof Rack For The Van

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By Ema ~ I am so excited as I finally have the roof rack for my van. This has long been in the plans. I even ordered the topper awhile ago when I found it on sale and it has … Read More

Fin Fun Ambassador Gift

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By Ema ~ I was so excited to receive my gift package from Fin Fun. I will be getting a tail every month for the next year and this first month we get a new monofin amp and two tails! … Read More

Welcome to Sojourn Soleil

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Welcome to the travels of the eldest and youngest sisters of the Soleil family. Join Ema and Elle as they sojourn and explore this beautiful world, while sharing their passion for protecting nature. They are mermaids at heart and carry … Read More

Independence Day Camping

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By Ema ~ We have come up to Lake city to meet with my family and camp for Independence Day. Elle and I began our morning brushing our teeth with our Magic Mud goods and water from my Kleen Kanteen. … Read More

New Window For The Van

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By Ema ~ The van is fixed again and has a new window. the company actually came right to the house and did the work. I am grateful to be able to begin building the set up for our travel … Read More

My Magic Mud

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By Ema ~ I am so excited to begin working with My Magic Mud. I have tried many bamboo toothbrushes and these are my favorite on the market. They have sent me a little package with a toothbrush and some … Read More

Fin Fun Finalist

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Thank you to all who voted for me as a Fin Fun Mermaid Tails Ambassador! I am one of the finalists! Third place in my region for votes! Not bad for only a week in the contest… you all rock! … Read More

Gifting Gifts

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By Ema ~ I was gifted a bracelet on a journey with the intention that I would pass it along to the right person. I knew the moment it was given to me who it was meant for and have … Read More

Vote For Mermaid Soleil

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By Ema ~ Hi friends! I have never done a contest like this before, but would so appreciate if you could take a moment to vote for me! Click on the link, and scroll to the bottom to find me! … Read More

Growing Garden

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By Ema ~ I am usually away this time of year it seems and miss the purple blossoms on the tree in the back garden, but I was blessed with them blooming just in time for my return. My mint … Read More

Two Step Beach And Dancing

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By Ema ~ I made the long journey south today to Two Step Beach in hopes to see the dolphins and to met my dear friend David. When I lived here ten years ago, this was more my area. David … Read More

Coconuts And Sushi

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By Ema ~ The owner is home and I came into town to give her some space this morning and to enjoy a last coconut on the island. I had a little guest join me as I sat outside the … Read More

Preparing For Change

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By Ema ~ I have been packing and preparing as I fly in just a couple days. I shall miss all the little quirks of living this life, life finding a gecko in the cats water bowl. I have added … Read More

Volcano National Park And Glamping

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By Ema ~ I am off on an adventure to Volcano National Park with my goddaughters mother, Victoria. We started our trek over the mountain and stopped through to see their horse Wiapio. He was found wild, but abandoned in … Read More

Fruits Of Land And Sea

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By Ema ~ I started my day with a papaya from the tree and finally got to taste my avocado too. It was so creamy and a delight to my taste buds. Hawaii definitely has the best avocados I have … Read More

Hawaiian Abundance

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By Ema ~ I am so grateful for all the abundance here in Hawaii. There is so much food that grows here you do not find other places in the world. Just think in the grocery stores on the mainland … Read More

Horses, Mermaids, And More

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By Ema ~ I just love the view from where I am care-taking. Seeing the ocean in the distance makes me happy. I started my day with some fresh fruit and a smoothie. My goddaughter gave me some spirulina to … Read More

Return To Kona

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By Ema ~ I was so excited to return to Kona today. It has been so many years, but the scent in the air brings back memories as if it were just yesterday that I wandered these streets and swam … Read More

A Hike To The Banyan Tree

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By Ema ~ My Goddaughter came for a visit with her Mother and bought the boxes that I had sent from the mainland. It was so fun to actually get to watch her receive the gifts. That is one of … Read More

A Place To Care Take

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By Ema ~ I am settling into the lovely Cedar House that I will be caretaking for the next few weeks. I am here to tend to the home, take care of the gardens and plants, and to care for … Read More

Hello Hawaii

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By Ema ~ I started off my flights excited, but they were long and I had several transfers, so I was exhausted by the time I got to my last flight, which was the longest across the ocean to Hawaii. … Read More

Sending My Love

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By Ema ~ I have been preparing packages for loved ones including my Goddaughter in Hawaii and am getting them sent before I fly. I thought of just taking hers with me, but weight restrictions these days makes it easier … Read More

Mermaid Yoga

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By Ema ~ I have been playing with the idea of creating a sort of mermaid yoga for awhile now and decided to sit down and paint out some of my ideas of how I could merge yoga poses with … Read More

Packing for Hawaii

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By Ema ~ I am beginning to pack for my next adventure. I am going to Hawaii to see my Goddaughter and to care-take a home and cat there. I am so excited to return after ten years away. I … Read More

Lili And Her Kitty

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By Ema ~ Lili and her kitty are having a lazy day cuddling and enjoying the sun. Who ever said cats and dogs don’t get along. I think even Moshi, our alpha cat, wanted to join the cuddle puddle.

Mermaid At Shift Holistics

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I was so honored to be invited for the opening night at Shift Holistics to bring some mermaid magic. We had planned to do some mermaid yoga, but ended up just playing in tails. It was an enchanting day of … Read More

Tail Dreams

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By Ema ~ I am dreaming of getting into my tail again soon. It does not take long of being away from the waters before they start calling me again. I have only wore my Mertailor pearl silicone tail once, … Read More

Return to Berea Kentucky

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By Ema ~ I made my way back to Kentucky and stopped through to the cafe where we met Adam and had lunch on the way south. They were unfortunately out of tamales, but I had a jasmine chai again … Read More

Sebastian Inlet Surf Shop

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By Ema ~ We awoke early to go and catch waves with our new friend from the surf shop. He has surfed these waters for many years and will lead us to the best spots. The surf shop has been … Read More

Mermaid In Key West

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Written by Ema ~ We woke up early with plans to beat the crowds to see the marker for the most southern point in the continental United States. There were a few people there at sunrise, but nothing compared to … Read More