Monica Swanson

I live on the North Shore of Oahu; I'm a writer, and a homeschool mom to four surfer boys.

Monica Swanson lives on the North Shore of Oahu with her (doctor-) husband Dave and their four boys. Her boys are all surfers and skaters ("Groms") so you'll find Monica on social media as @thegrommom. The Swansons homeschool their boys and grow tropical fruit on their property. Monica loves to cook and run trails, and her passion is writing and speaking. She shares her recipes, experiences and wisdom at