As family travel writers, we have attempted a number (more…)
Are you reading this blog on your phone?
That’s no surprise. We are becoming slaves to our devices, checking phone messages, email and social media accounts day and night. Americans, especially, have a hard time leaving work behind when on vacation (more…)
White-sand beaches, soft-green fields and well-kept courts. These are the things dreams are made of for beach-loving athletes! For sports families, a tournament and vacation combo is a match made in paradise.
Each summer, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach (more…)
“A golfer has to train his swing on the practice tee, then trust it on the course.” ~ Dr. Bob Rotella
A Word from Rea
Training should encompass a technical (block), skill development (random) and mental component. The mental component can be practiced (more…)
We’re in the homestretch now! The 2018 National Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship is right around the corner, May 4-6 on the white-sand beaches of Gulf Shores. Pack your beach towels and hit the sand to see the action up close when the country’s (more…)
Let’s name some things that go together:
Chocolate chips and cookies.
Tacos and margaritas.
Summer and sandy toes.
Beach vacations and budget talks.
Yes, you read the last one right.
Beach vacations and budget talks can mix! In fact, they (more…)
The weather this year has been definitely of the yo-yo variety, and the record warm spell we enjoyed in February set in motion a migration that usually occurs a little later in the year.
The hard-fighting fish with sharp teeth, the king mackerel, is (more…)
The beach is the number-one reason visitors choose the Alabama Gulf Coast as their vacation destination. The white-sand beaches combined with Southern charm create the perfect place for a beach retreat. The endless days basking in the sun and sand are (more…)