Category Living by the beach 15 articles to read

Things to do on South Padre Island

South Padre Island is known as a hot beach destination during the summer months. However, the area is full of wonderful attractions that can be enjoyed year round. South Padre…

Tips for Finding Seashells on the Beach

Scanning the beaches for hidden seashell treasures is a fun activity for kids and adults alike. However, finding large and intact shells is difficult for even the most experienced collectors.…

Non-Traditional Beach Reads

The beach is one of our favorite places to read. The calm, quiet atmosphere allows you to fully submersive yourself in a book and enjoy it for all it’s worth.…

Tips for Flying a Kite

As we head into November, the water on the beach is getting a bit too cold and choppy to play in. Without a wetsuit and a surfboard, you’re liable to…

Tips for Bringing Your Dog to the Beach

Trips to the beach are fun for the whole family. That includes your furry friends too. Beaches let dogs run, swim, and play to their heart’s content, but the beach…

Best Foods for a Beach Picnic

Preparing a cooler for a picnic at the park is fairly straightforward. However, if you’re eating on the beach, things are a bit more complicated. You’ve got more things to…

Beach House Decorating Ideas

Turning your beach house into a beach home takes some thoughtful work. It can be tempting to adopt a stereotypical theme for a waterfront home, but seashells, anchors, and ropes…

Best Places to Surf in Texas

Texas is most widely known for things like good BBQ, ranching, and oil money. But the truth is, Texas is a big state. It spans across several different types of…

Deep Cleaning Tips for Your Beach House

Keeping a beach house spotless requires more cleaning effort than most other houses. Guests and pets track in sand and dirt that ends up in places you might never expect.…