Category: BeachStyle

BeachStyle

On my trip to Kauai in late February, something amazing happened. I no longer felt like a tourist! Kauai is one of my favorite places in the world, and it’s truly an author’s paradise. The scenery is breathtaking. The ocean is warm and inviting. Inspiration is everywhere—the sea, the land, … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – beaches

Sparkle in the rain…

BeachStyle – beaches

Thank you for a great 2016! Happy New Year from the DARK SURF team! 

BeachStyle – beaches

Ke’e Beach is located in Ha’ena State Park at the west end of Highway 56. Literally at the end of road, it’s the last beach accessible by car on Kauai’s north shore. Ke’e’s ocean lagoon is protected from waves by reefs and ideal for the calm ocean conditions of the summer—which means it’s also … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – lifestyle

Dying for a tropical getaway but don’t have the time or money to actually get away? Here are 10 ways to turn your home into an island retreat. Begin your day with a tropical smoothie. Mix your favorite tropical fruit (pineapple, mango, papaya, banana, whatever you like) with a little … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – lifestyle

Is living by the ocean good for your health? Researchers think so, as reported in a Huffington Post article, http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/29/living-by-ocean-health_n_3516918.html Want a second opinion? Hit the beach and see how YOU feel. And then let me know at www.facebook.com/TCZmak Personally speaking, I know I always feel better after spending time at the beach.

BeachStyle – lifestyle

It’s officially summer! My beach bag is packed & ready to go with: dark sunglasses (the darker, the better for the nearly full moon) a soft, turquoise blue beach towel from Maui sunscreen (the max SPF known to human-kind) wet wipes to get the greasy sunscreen off my fingertips after applying … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle

Take heart, dolphin & whale fans! India is the 4th country in the world—along with Costa Rica, Hungary, and Chile—to ban the capture and import of cetaceans for the purpose of commercial entertainment. Many people around the world believe dolphins and whales are intelligent enough to justify the same ethical … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – art

Artists strive to be original. From writers to painters to musicians to photographers, we are constantly pushing ourselves to create something unique in the world. This weekend, I attended the opening reception for an exhibit called “Hanji ‘Reborn’” by Ham Sup. The artist, who hails from Korea, began his career … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – lifestyle

Spring Break: one of my favorite phrases. My ideal spring break is spent at the beach in the waves. I’ve spent several spring breaks at beaches all over San Diego County. I’ve done a couple in Rosarito Beach in Baja California, splashing in the Pacific Ocean and feasting on fish tacos, … Read Entire Post