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

Crave – food & drink

Craving seafood? Want to save the ocean one meal at a time? Download a Seafood Watch Pocket Guide and see which seafoods are sustainable and which to avoid. The Fall/Winter 2013 Pocket Guides are now available! Ask your favorite restaurants, chefs, grocery stores and fish markets if they abide by these … Read Entire Post

BeachStyle – lifestyle

Is living by the ocean good for your health? Researchers think so, as reported in a Huffington Post article, Want a second opinion? Hit the beach and see how YOU feel. And then let me know at Personally speaking, I know I always feel better after spending time at the beach.

Pulse – events & entertainment

In one of the world’s largest volunteer efforts for oceans and waterways, the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup has mobilized millions of people over nearly 3 decades. Most volunteers walk, while others set out on boats or don scuba gear to find trash in and under the water. The Ocean … Read Entire Post

Pulse – events & entertainment

The ocean is an amazing ecosystem that covers 70 percent of our planet. June 8th is World Oceans Day, an international observance that’s recognized by the United Nations and commemorated at aquariums, zoos, schools and conservation organizations around the world. Check out your local venues to see how your community … Read Entire Post