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13 Amazing Reef Safe Sunscreens Approved by Surfers

Need a Long-Lasting, Waterproof, Sweatproof and Reef Safe Sunscreen? List of the Best Natural, Organic, Surfing Sunscreens, with Eco Friendly and Ocean Safe Sunscreen Ingredients that are Tested and Approved by Real Ocean Women who Surf and Paddle.

10 Perfect Gift Ideas for the Ocean-loving Mom in Your Life

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for the ocean-minded mom in your life? Sure chocolates, flowers, socks or a clean kitchen are great, but probably not what she really wants.  Don’t worry! Whether she surfs, SUP paddles, kayaks or boogie boards, I’ve found a gift she will love. Here are 10 gifts for the surf, paddle and kayak mom in your life.

How and why to buy sustainable seafood

Have you ever stood in the grocery store looking at the fish selection and been paralyzed?  Am I supposed to buy wild or farmed? Salmon or halibut? The truth is that the world of sustainable seafood is a confusing one.

What to wear to SUP in cold water

I live in Santa Cruz where the average sea temperature is usually around 55 degrees Fahrenheit, but the air temperatures can range from 65 – 80 degrees Fahrenheit. This makes dressing for SUP paddling tricky. If you fall in – you are gonna be cold. If you don’t – you are gonna sweat. How to dress for both?

Sustainability spotlight: W.S. Badger Company

Anyone spending time in, on, or around the water knows they need a good sunscreen.  And if you are concerned with your own health or that of the planet,  you’ve probably considered the chemicals in the sunscreen you use.

What is ocean acidification?

Have you heard someone mention the latest threat to our world’s oceans -“ocean acidification” and thought to yourself “what in the heck is that?”

Sometimes adventure can be small

Sometimes adventures can be small.  Turning down a new street on a morning walk that leads you to a new part of the neighborhood.  Past houses and schools you haven’t seen before.

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