It’s not unusual to see parents with their babies strapped on their chests these days, and one of the most highly rated baby carriers of this type is the Ergobaby, invented on Maui. For the past six years, inventor Karin Frost has been investing proceeds from her baby carrier’s success in Hōkū Nui, a project to create a regenerative community in Upcountry Maui. HPR’s Noe Tanigawa visited Hōkū Nui with Kumu Hula Keali‘i Reichel, who is creating a cultural center and home for his hālau as part of the project.
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