Articles by: Josh Aldridge

by / on May 15, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Sands of the Sea

We hear about beautiful white sand beaches all the time but there are almost as many types of beach sand as there are, well, sands of the sea. Here are a few of the more interesting types and why you […]

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by / on May 8, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

6 Vintage Beach Rides

This summer, I’m heading to the beach in a 1968 Jeep Grand Wagoneer—a truly classic adventure mobile. Planning the trip got me thinking about the heyday of beach style, jetsetters, surf bums, beach bunnies, and the coastal lifestyle that has […]

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by / on March 27, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

Sunscreen on a Cloudy Day

We all know sunscreen’s essential for a bright day at the beach, but what about cloudy days? Well, the short answer is that you should probably wear some then too. Regardless of the forecast, a little bit of sunscreen, even […]

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by / on March 23, 2015 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

Get That Beach-Life Vibe at Home

You could spread a truck load of sand around your living room and drop a small fortune installing a wave pool where your shower used to be. There’s probably a special building permit you could get to add a dolphin […]

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by / on March 18, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

How to Wear a Hat

There have been more than a few bad hat decisions lately (Yes, we’re talking about you, Pharrell) and, sadly, not too many good ones. There are beanies with fake beards and flat-billed caps. What’s worse, people actually wear them. People […]

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by / on March 16, 2015 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

The Story of Sunscreen

It’s been less than a hundred years since the first gloppy, paint-like versions of sunscreen were invented. They didn’t work all that well and you couldn’t get them wet, but it’s on that foundation that modern sunscreens were developed, improved, […]

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