Category Archive: Endless Summer

Endless Summer

5,138 miles, seven days, the two Bobs, Robert August and Robert “Wingnut” Weaver and myself, the backseat Instagrammer. Not nearly close to the amount of miles that Bruce Brown, Robert August and Mike… Continue reading

Mi Casa Es Su Casa

The last time I spent a week in Costa Rica was the last time I came here on vacation over two years ago. I came back to Pura Vida land last Tuesday and… Continue reading

Home of the Brave

Sometimes you need a good ole dose of home. I am talking about peaches & corn & tomatoes, hydrangeas, lush green grass to roll in, summer ales, 4th of July BBQs, cool summer… Continue reading

Dances With Waves

My heart races. I feel the rhythm of the wave surge through my body and it tingles with excitement. I close my eyes and I am there, submerged in the ocean dancing with… Continue reading

Dethawing

Now that I have FINALLY de-thawed from the “Polar Vortex” that engulfed all of the East coast the beginning of January and landed back in sunny Costa Rica I can actually move my… Continue reading

Californi-vacation

The past two weeks I have been on the road ping-ponging in California. Last March was my first jaunt out to this beautiful state and since then, every time I visit, I fall… Continue reading

Play Hard, But Don’t Break It

Almost two years ago, I visited Witch’s Rock Surf Camp here in Tamarindo, Costa Rica and saw Robert August shape a piece of foam into a surfboard; the vehicle that carried me to… Continue reading

Law of Motion

People always talk about a decision or non-decision that changes ones life. In Newton’s Laws of Motion terms, “for every reaction, there is an equal and opposite reaction”. Or according to Frost, “Two… Continue reading

Follow Your Heart

You know the old saying, “Time flies when you are having fun”? Well, I can’t believe that it is May already! Just to think that last year I was sitting in a cubicle… Continue reading

Perfection

This past month, I had the amazing opportunity to surf a phenomenal surf spot not only once, but twice. Where might that be you ask? I am tempted not to tell y’all since… Continue reading

Are you alive??

Well, Costa Rica finally did it…it sucked me in and I got lost in Pura Vida land. Seriously, a month without a peep from my normal loquacious self! So that begs the question…what… Continue reading

Addicted to Waves

Silence. Not a peep. A whole twelve days without a single post! I admit it, I had “blogger’s block”. But seriously, how could I not have anything to write about when I am… Continue reading

Pura Vida

Hola Amigos! So my ping-ponging has landed me in beautiful Tamarindo, Costa Rica! My first two days here was filled with downpouring rain, but it seems that rainy season has said “Adios” as… Continue reading

Going to California

To say the last couple of days have been AMAZING is an understatement. I have made some great friends since I started surfing and I continue to meet and foster new relationships. Pretty… Continue reading

Dog Days of Summer

Meet Yeltsin. He is an adorable five year old yellow lab that thinks he is a person (he certainly has me fooled). Y’all got a sneak peak of this this amazing canine in… Continue reading