Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Category Archives: ocean

Stories mom told

Even shallow water can be dangerous.  That is what Evan thought as he sat with his toes barely touching the edge of the water. When he was growing up he … Continue reading

July 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Ebb and Flow

When we moved up to Newport a few years ago Jim and I expanded our watersport activities when we bought some stand up paddleboards. We learned to surf our boards … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pre-Race Jitters

It’s been almost a year since I participated in a race. It’s been so long I’ve forgotten a lot of the things that go into race preparation. I’ve even forgotten … Continue reading

August 23, 2014 · 4 Comments

Water hiking

Unlike many other sports, surfing requires the right conditions. There are days when you might be geared up for riding some waves, but first Mother Nature has to bring the … Continue reading

June 29, 2014 · 1 Comment

How’s your spiritual health?

Let’s go to the gym and get our sweat on.   The cool thing about working out is tangible results. If you have a goal to trim your waist, you … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · 1 Comment


Jim is part of the seaweed analysis program with Clean Ocean Access.  Every Saturday he and a group of people head down to the beach to see how much seaweed … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

When is it time?

Good news I am back to running. Yoga is pain free. Walking stairs and hiking on rocks doesn’t really hurt me like it did a few weeks ago. Bad news, … Continue reading

January 4, 2014 · Leave a comment