by / on November 30, 2016 at 10:00 am / in Under the Sea

Welcome Back, Otter

Sea otters are adorable. They float on their back, eating urchins and crabs, and roll around in big furry rafts and kelp beds. And they’re coming back. The Fall of the Otter Sea otters once ranged the Pacific Coast from […]

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by / on November 28, 2016 at 5:00 am / in Around the House

Blending Beaches and Boughs: Christmas Ideas for Your Home

The holiday season is upon us and it’s time to start decorating for the most wonderful day of the year. If you’re living on the coast or just enjoy a beach-y feel to your environment, there’s no need to start panicking. […]

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by / on November 25, 2016 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

6 Inspiring Surfers

These amazing shredders prove that the human spirit is boundless and irrepressible. Duke Kahanamoku The Father of Surfing. Titled “Surfer of the Century” in 1999 by Surfer magazine. Olympic gold and silver medalist. A bronze statue of him stands at […]

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by / on November 23, 2016 at 5:00 am / in Under the Sea

7 of the Sea’s Linchpin Creatures

Life in the sea life is beautiful, diverse, and colorful. It’s also critical to humans: nearly a quarter of the protein that feeds the world’s seven billion people comes from the ocean. In all that sea life, there’s a short […]

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by / on November 21, 2016 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

6 Ocean Organizations That Deserve Your Help

Keeping our beaches beautiful is easier said than done. For every thousand or so people that visit the beach, only a fraction volunteer some of their time or give some of their money to help beaches and coastlines stay healthy. […]

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by / on November 18, 2016 at 9:00 am / in From Panama Jack, Travel and Leisure

5 Islands We Will Never Visit and You Shouldn’t Either

Island hopping around the world is fun, relaxing and rewarding. That is, unless you hop onto one of these. Ilha de Queimada Grande, Brazil I’m not going to do a countdown until we get to the worst; I’ll just put […]

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by / on November 15, 2016 at 11:00 am / in From Panama Jack

The Best Christmas Gifts for Beach Lovers

Christmas is just around the corner and you might be wondering about what to get the beach lover in your life. Big or small, there are plenty of gifts available for every budget that could satisfy that seaside fanatic you […]

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by / on November 12, 2016 at 5:00 am / in From Panama Jack

How to Host Thanksgiving at the Beach

Host Thanksgiving at the Beach Bring your Thanksgiving back to its roots by celebrating it outdoors in style. It’s easier than you think to host Thanksgiving at the beach, and here are a few tips to get you started. Location, […]

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by / on November 9, 2016 at 11:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Animal Islands

I have been compared to the fictional character Indiana Jones many times. Not only am I a swashbuckling world traveler but I look great in a Fedora as well. There is that one other trait though: I am scared to […]

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by / on November 7, 2016 at 11:00 am / in Around the House, From Panama Jack

6 Ways An Area Rug Can Spruce Up Your Space

Some people are turned off by the idea of buying an area rug because they’re not exactly sure how they can make it work in any given space. Area rugs can be utilized in just about any room (well, maybe […]

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