August 12, 2014

Loa “Brown Bear” ~ A Love Story

I believe that everything is meant to be. When Loa came into my life, I didn’t want a dog and I actually didn’t really like her. […]
July 19, 2014

No Boys Allowed. Women Only!

Ever paddle out to find you’re the only girl in the lineup? Sick of thumbing through surf rags with pages of male athletes getting in on […]
July 15, 2014


I just watched the Facebook post Always #LikeAGirl. The video moved me so much and gave me chills that I felt compelled to write my feelings […]
July 9, 2014

Galloping in Costa Rica

Horses are an important part of Costa Rican culture and history, which is not surprising in a country with such a great agricultural tradition. You will […]
June 11, 2014

Know Thy Lineup

An ancient Chinese general once said, “Know thy enemy.” In surfing, this translates to “know thy lineup” The lineup is out beyond the whitewater. It’s where you go when your […]
June 4, 2014

10 Reasons Why Not to Come to Surf Camp

You will want to quit your job. Yes–the work is soul destroying, the boss is an idiot and your colleagues morons…but who wants to pursue things […]