Five Tips for Learning to Surf after 40

Five Tips for Learning to Surf after 40

This is a guest post from Jay Recinto from Warm Winds Surf Shop on  Rhode Island. While I’m an avid snorkeler, I’ve never tried surfing but I’m willing to listen to what an expert says on the topic.  Here’s Jay.  There’s a saying that, “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” A lot of middle-aged men […]

How I Spent My Summer Vacation (Sharks, Travel, Money)

How I Spent My Summer Vacation (Sharks, Travel, Money)

 The Sharks. Shark Week on the Discovery Channel is almost one long advertisement for Stuart  Cove at the western end of New Providence in The Bahamas.  The popular tourist attraction has hosted dozens of celebrities (Matt Damon, Tom Hanks, Mike Rowe, Prince Harry) and been used as the set for many movies (Casino Royale, Wet […]

Skydiving: 4 Things You Won’t Learn From A Movie

Skydiving: 4 Things You Won’t Learn From A Movie

  Any person with a television has seen dozens of skydives during their lifetime.    Maybe that’s why parachuting shows up on so many people’s Bucket Lists.  A death-defying, easily accessible, affordable adrenaline rush is how it’s marketed.  The movie that is probably most responsible for pushing skydiving from the fringe to popular culture is […]