A few of our key necessities for summer include: a cute bikini, a big soft towel, sunscreen, sand, water, waves, sun, and of course, a cute beach tote to carry all of our goodies in. A couple things we keep in mind when choosing the perfect bag for summer are durability (it has to be […]
This winter break both Kelsey and I packed bags full of bikinis and cute little bootie wetsuits, and headed across the big blue pacific to Hawaii. For a few bliss filled weeks we spent long days surfing in divinely warm water, beaching, sunning, and playing with the plethora of turtles that have been lounging […]
One of my very favorite things about summer, aside from long languid days spent lazily idling on a beach in Mexico, is taking road trips. Nothing beats hopping in a car with your best friend, a big mug of strong coffee, the promise of waves, and miles of open road. This past summer Kelsey and […]
The next surfer in our Surf Angel series is our good friend Tessa Timmons. An all around water lover, Tessa started surfing at the age of 13 in her home town of San Diego. “I remember my first surfboard I found in a dumpster at La Jolla Shores. I took it home and had my […]
The first family surf trip this year to our second home(i.e. trailer in the desert) in abreojos, Baja. Two days and Twenty plus hours in a car with two kids was an amazing adventure and my already well traveled children surprised me around every corner. Reef and Kirra are true beach masters and we had […]
This is a behind the scenes video of the photo shoot with surfer Ashley Held for the Surf Angel Series.
Spring is here and its time to start updating my warm water surfing attire. As a lover of fashion, I love bringing color and style to the lineup. I have put together some of my top picks for where ever life takes me and the water is warm. We have a ladies surf trip planned […]
Here is a behind the scenes look at our photo shoot with surfer Candra Jordan. Candra’s clothing and accessories are courtesy of Zen Island Santa Cruz.
This video is just to good not to post. It is seriously the stuff of dreams… really damn good dreams. I just got back from Bali but this GoPro clip is making me want to buy a ticket to Africa, like right now (Ebola be damned!) Anyway, without further adu, I give you Koa Smith […]
Mini grom, age 9. Valentina Resano Surfing 2013 from Southern Nicaragua.
We recently took a little ladies surf trip to the east cape of Cabo San Lucas. Ten days of waves, bikinis, tacos, sunshine, and driving up and down dusty roads left us salty, tan, and a little blonder. With just a two hour flight from San Jose, Cabo is a fairly cheap and extremely easy no […]
Winter is beginning to fade and spring is starting to settle in. Spring in santa cruz is seeming a bit schizophrenic from cold fog and bone chilling wind, to 80 degree days. This is the time of year I start feeling anxious for some warm water and tropical adventure! My first Resort pick for this […]
I’d like to introduce to you the beautiful and extremely talented ladies from Wings: Samantha, Melody, and Becky. I met them during my first year of college at University of Hawa’ii on Oahu. At the time, they were working on a school project, a collection of jewelry they called “Wings”. Now, 13 years later, Wings […]
1-15-13.. Aaah potty training.. We have been working slowly at this for a couple months now but after a friends advise i decided to take you shopping for your very own big girl undies.. I made sure to make a big deal about it and let you pic out your very favorite kind. We came […]
10-10-12… We just got home from baja..… But this time was soo much different then the last visit.. The Water was warm and my lil baby is now a full BLOWN toddler! We had an amazing trip watching you blossom, it seems as if almost every hour you were doing or saying something new. As […]