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Monday, November 2, 2015

ABHXBBB studio

Aloha Stockton.
We've finally combined both clubs and are truly under one roof!
ABHXBBB studio offers alternate training in hula & ori and bbb weights, conditioning, submission grappling and eskrima.
Come check us out!
Mention that you were referred by haumana, saw this on our blog or post on FB and ask about membership without registration fee!
Contact me at RFOSTERABH@GMAIL.COM with questions or locale.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

2015 Grad Lei Orders

Due to my schedule and training for Merrie Monarch in April, I will not be able to take orders for leis until May. If you need a lei for end of May or June graduation, please email me no later than May 1 at cyrosaleikalani
Mahalo plenty!

Saturday, January 3, 2015

abh Open Enrollment 2015

January is open enrollment.
If interested,  please join us on a Sunday in January at the Yoga Center in Stockton on the Miracle Mile at noon. Mahalo.

Monday, August 25, 2014

abhxbbb | Te Ihi O Te Ara Nui enrollment

Enrollment for 2014 will CLOSE effective 8/31/14.

To be in the roster, all haumana must have registration forms completed and processed by 8/31 and balances paid to date.

Sept dues are approaching, please pay by 9/1. Late fees will incur.

Mahalo for your kokua.

Nt Rose

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Our son is MOS qualified!

92W Water Treatment Operator US Army

2014 Manahere Tahiti Fête

We took four soloists who all did great!  These two made finals and placed as well. Lohi placed 2nd in her 13-15 Intermediate Division and Cyrus took 3rd in his 9-12 Advanced Division.  Samantha and Lei'a danced beautifully in their preliminary rounds.

2014 QL Annual Picnic

2014 Quail Lakes Association Annual Picnic

Our hui's first show together! We all had a blast and everyone did an awesome job! 

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Hanai I Ka Uhane (Foster the Spirit) abh x bbb tank

$20 Men's size tanks Sm - 3xl

abh x bbb + Uncle Joel = TE IHI O TE ARA NUI

After 25+ years of coaching and mentoring,  we've been blessed with families full of  eagerness, humility and respect to learn polynesian dances, arts and culture and pay forward the positive vibes of aloha.  Since inception, both abh and bbb started off and were intended as hobbies.  Today, combined and the backbone of Te Ihi O Te Ara Nui, we start another chapter of paying forward through our ohana and haumana by sharing the mana of aloha, by tying the old in with the new.  IMUA!!!  Cheeeeehooooo!

Friday, June 13, 2014

2014 Foothill HS Grad Leis

In school colors of blue and gold, a ribbon $ lei with 50 X $1 bills in tiare and plumeria,  a Money Maile Lei with 100 X $1 bills and a ribbon $ lei with 25 X $1 bills in tiare and $ disc. Congratulations Logan, so proud of you!

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

2014 Grad Lei Westminster

Blue & gold ribbon grad lei with 8 plumeria and 3 tiare. Congratulations!

2014 LHS Grad Lei

Ordered for one our own football players at LHS...Congratulations!  Black/red ribbon $ lei with 40 X $1 bills plus keepsake deluxe double ribbon lei in white/red. Mahalo Jeff! Mahalo Felix!

2014 LHS Grad Lei

Congratulations J! Lincoln ribbon $$ lei with 50 X $1 bills.

Monday, June 2, 2014

2014 Hercules Grad

Powder blue, black and silver Money Maile lei with 150 X $1 bills. Congratulations!

Friday, May 30, 2014

Thursday, May 29, 2014

2014 HS Grad $ Lei

Blue & Yellow ribbon lei with 50 X $1 bills; 16 tiare (3 bills each) & 2 plumeria (1 bill each). Congratulations Madi! Mahalo Tanya!

Friday, May 23, 2014

2014 Sac State Grad Leis

For cousins graduating tomorrow from Sac State.  Both leis in class colors of green and gold and 50 X $1 bills... Each with 8 plumeria and 14 tiare. Congratulations!  Thank you, Christine.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Congrats Cyrus!

My son's 1st tahiti fête and he placed 1st! Awesome. 

Headpiece made by me: green & red ti leaf

Pareo made by me: hand tie dye

First Tahiti Fête

Our daughter entered her first fête as well.  She did great!  I'm so proud of her.

Headpiece made by me: pink & black rooster feathers, mother of pearl and dove tail shells.

Tahiti Fete comeback

I was blessed to have been able to compete after nearly a 10 year hiatus. My family was so supportive and completely involved.  This photo brings a smile to my face every time.  ♡ my husband.

Custom top made by K. Miller

Headpiece and adornments made by me. Headpiece: lauhala, niau, green & red ti leaf, large gardenias, torch ginger, black pearls.

Congratulations to our soldier!

Our oldest son recently graduated from BCT at Fort Jackson,  SC.  We were fortunate to visit him during grad week. Thank you,  son, for serving our country. Thank you,  Lord, for keeping him safe. Hooah! Forty Rounds!

Saturday, May 10, 2014

2014 LHS Prom Updo - Crown braid with two gardenias

Kiana requested a french braid with tossled bun. Her dress was too elegant for messy hair. :)

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

2014 College Grad $ Lei

Custom ribbon lei, black,  with 50 X $1 bills & 5 X $5 bills. Thank you, Silvia.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

2013 Bear Creek Graduate leis

Royal blue ribbon with 50 x $1 bills folded into tiare and plumeria along with a red Loke lei with white ribbon.


Due to the overwhelming requests for customized leis this season, I am unable to accept orders for delivery/shipment for May. Fresh flower leis are limited at this time to roses and colors are also limited to availability. I will accept orders for delivery/shipment in June. Please email me with the following information to expedite your quote: Style of lei $ you will add to lei, if any Date you need it by Zip code if not local Mahalo for your kokua, Rose

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

2013 Graduate $$$ Leis

Each lei has $100 - 18 x $5 bills and 1 x $10 bill. One for a SF State graduate and the other for SD State. Congratulations! Mahalo, Elain, for your order.

2013 Sweet 16 Lei

Black rhinestone ribbon with green accents, added are 5 x $5 bills for a sweet 16 birthday celebrant!

Monday, April 22, 2013

Utah Grad

Working on a money lei for my niece in Utah who is graduating high school! School colors of red and gold, this lei will soon have 100 x $1 bills folded into individual leaves. More photos to post with progress...

It's LEI season!

Graduations, formals, proms...the orders are pouring in. Just shipped to Georgia today and have many orders to fulfill on the next four weeks.  I will be busy. Please, serious email inquiries only. Mahalo!  Rose

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Thursday, November 1, 2012

SF Giants World Series Champs 2012

bbb black and orange cord bracelet.
This one has a 5/8" buckle. 

General bracelet prices:
3/8" buckle, $20
5/8 buckle, $30
1" buckle, $40
Adjustables prices vary by size as well, $10-$30, generally.

Email circumference in inches for custom request and quote:


*Colors vary, only while supplies last.
Email to inquire; made and shipped to order for paid invoices only.

PayPal or Square payments accepted.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

bbb cord bracelets

Belt rank or just for kicks. Two basic sizes. Based on availability.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

2012 Hershey's Kisses Candy Lei

Hershey's kisses wrapped in clear cellophane, back & orange ribbons, orange & black floral embellishments and 3 x $20 bills. Made for a coworker; a gift for her mother in laws bday who loves Halloween!

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Baby Shower Lei

Baby shower cards for Target, Toys 'R Us and Sequin Nails for mommy to be...also chinese envelope with $$ and a few trinket toys.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

PRICE TAG - Sheryl Ann Padre

Our very own Sheryl Ann doing her thing - check her out on YouTube: theSherylAnnPadre and download from iTunes: 3 EPs available now! Distant Romance, Never Let You Go & Lifetime Cheeeehoooo!

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

2012 San Jose Tahiti Fete head hei

Ti leaf head hei.  Also made matching arm and leg ti leaf bands.  Accompanied with alternate woven band. Geev 'em Logan!!

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

$3500 Money Lei

35 x $100 BILLS

2012 Super Awesome Cheeehooo $$$ Lei

Happy Birthday to a lucky guy... 35 x $100 bills open faced money lei in double braided sage and yellow ribbon. TOTAL $3500!! For reals!!!!!