by / on March 12, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

6 of the World’s Best Sand Sculpting Competitions

Sandcastles have come a long way from the mounds of sands we built as kids. In fact, they’re not even called sandcastles anymore: the term “sand sculptures” has been dubbed to better describe these fleeting works of art. Talented artists […]

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by / on March 10, 2014 at 8:00 pm / in At the Beach

Best Beach Drinks

The hot beach and a cool beverage go together like peas and carrots or cheeseburgers and French fries. Whether you’re digging your toes in the sand, or plowing through the daily grind, squirt a shot of nostalgia to your living […]

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by / on March 10, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

Best Beach Reads

Nothing meshes together better than the beach and a good book. It’s like eating peanut butter jelly, reading on a sunny beach, goes together and stimulates our imagination and promotes joy. For some reading is a hobby, whereas others view […]

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by / on March 7, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Tips 'n Tricks

7 Tips for Buying Outdoor Furniture

Depending on where you live, the days of curling up on a lounge chair in the sun or enjoying a dinner al fresco in the backyard might seem far away. The good news: it might not be as far as […]

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by / on March 6, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

7 Tips for Running on the Beach

Just because you’re on vacation, it doesn’t mean that you need to put your workout regimen on hold. In fact, heading to the beach can amp up your workout routine: why not trade in asphalt for sand! Running on sand […]

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by / on March 5, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

7 Beach-Friendly Lunches to Pack in Your Beach Bag

Picture this: You’re enjoying the perfect day at the beach. The sun is shining, the water is perfectly refreshing, and you couldn’t be more relaxed. Everything is just right, except for one thing: you’re starting to feel hungry. If you’ve […]

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by / on March 3, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Best Islands in the US

For your next island vacation, plan your trip in the USA. There’s no need to purchase expensive tickets to Hawaii or the Caribbean, as there are plenty of islands located off state coastline. Enjoy island time in your own special […]

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by / on February 28, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Most Secluded Hawaiian Resorts

For those who want to escape “normal” life, Hawaii is a popular choice to get off the grid and experience peace and relaxation. Although your off the main land, travelers still may run into big boxed stores, but not to […]

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by / on February 27, 2014 at 5:00 am / in Travel and Leisure

Top US Beach Towns for Partying

No beach experience is complete without a party. Whether that party occurs on the sand or in the local nightclub, make sure you pack your sandals and dancing shoes–as your days will be filled with sunrays and nights filled with […]

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by / on February 26, 2014 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach

6 Tips for Packing Your Beach Bag

There’s nothing quite like spending the day at the beach. Just you, the sand, and the surf. And a beach chair. You’re not going to spend the whole day standing, after all. And a towel to dry off after a […]

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