Blue Mind – A New Book for the New Year

My New Year’s Resolution is to read this book written by marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols on the remarkable effects of water on our health and well-being.  Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with compelling personal stories from top athletes, leading scientists, military veterans, and gifted artists, he shows how the proximity to water can improve performance, increase calm, diminish anxiety, and increase professional success.  ” Blue Mind” not only illustrates the crucial importance of our connection to water-it provides a paradigm shifting “blueprint” for a better life on this Blue Marble we call home.” Continue reading

A Stylish Way to Charge Your iPhone

Introducing a phone charger that looks like a bangle. The QBracelet connects to your iPhone via a built-in Apple Lightning connector and provides up to an extra 50% charge, all while weighing less than most watches.  Never be without your charger again, the QBracelet retails for USD $149 and can be ordered at www.qdesigns.co

A Sunscreen Solution for Your Face That Really Works

Sunscreen only works when you wear it.  As hard as I try, I do not re-apply suncreen to my face as often as I should mostly because it makes a mess and my skin feels greasy.  Afneutrogena stickter you apply, you always have to wash your hands or it leaves white residue everywhere.  Continue reading

The Bunk Sox

I loBunk Soxve it when a product comes along that makes me say “why didn’t I think of that?” My boat has a v-berth, and I have never found a way to keep the sheets straight. Traditional fitted sheets don’t work and flat sheets tucked in become loose and wrinkled, and they usually bunch up on one side of the bed. Continue reading

Music On Board – Breezy Yacht Rock

We have come a lonYacht Rockg way since mixed tapes.  Even a few years ago I remember spending many evenings sifting through my music collection to make the perfect playlists for my original iPod Nano.  Kids nowadays will never know the joy. Continue reading