Monday, January 22, 2018

Take Responsibility for Our Waters

Take Responsibility for Our Waters

October 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

As inhabitants of a planet that’s more than 70 percent water, it’s easy to take water for granted. If you do treat our waters carelessly, that’s a choice. However, the shore and sea creatures, aquatic plants, and coastlines don’t have any say in how they are handled. Treat them with disrespect and they’ll die off […]

Thrills Aboard Sloop Anne B

Thrills Aboard Sloop Anne B

January 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

When Maggie receives permission to board Hersh’s anchored sailboat, she’s partially undressed and he’s almost completely adrift. Shrouded in mystery, Maggie’s arrival soon invites danger and intrigue aboard — situations that excite skipper Hersh and reignite his days as an intelligence agent. In Anne Bonny’s Wake, Dick Elam creates a tale of trickery and deception […]

Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

November 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

You don’t have to do much of anything to get your offseason boating to-do list done. Since ‘tis the season to receive gifts from those who appreciate you, it’s a great time of year to drop heavy hints about your needs and wants into conversations. You don’t need to wait to ask what you’d like […]

Seeing into the Seas

Seeing into the Seas

November 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

We are all caught up in what happens in this world, and yet in truth, we know so little about a large part of our planet — the seas. They occupy about 71 percent of the earth and at least that same measurement of its mysteries. Who occupies the oceans and what happens beyond our […]

Smooth Joints

Smooth Joints

August 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

. You rarely hear someone list elbows or knees as her best feature. That’s likely because these areas of the body lack moisturizing oil glands and are on the receiving end of more than their fair share of friction. The scaliness and crepiness seem to grow more troublesome as we age, as skin doesn’t naturally […]

Look Fresh in Hot Weather

Look Fresh in Hot Weather

June 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

You look great after applying your streak-free, melt-free, waterproof makeup in the cool, air-conditioned comfort of your home. However, by the time you hit the dock on a hot, humid day, you can feel everything melting away. No one is spared — even those with dry skin suffer from makeup meltdown. Yet everyone can benefit […]