Tips for Cooking at the Beach

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Throwing a beach-themed party with companions can be magical in and of itself, but when you add cooking to the mix, it becomes much more so. It’s fine to treat a beach visit like a regular picnic and bring sandwiches from home, but why not render a great and memorable experience by … Read more

Can You Drive on the Beaches of Texas

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Texas has a reputation for fantastic beers, barbecues, and searing hot temperatures. But have you noticed anyone talking about beaches in Texas? Well, that’s because Texas had only a handful of them, and we should admit that some of those beaches can be underwhelming when compared to other beaches across the state. … Read more

Great Movies to Watch about Texas

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Texas is an excellent place to live, and there are many movies that have been made about it. These movies offer an insight into the lives of Texans, as well as some of the traditions that make Texas so unique. In this blog post, we will talk about five of our favorite … Read more

Ideas for Throwing a Beach Themed Party

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Nothing says “good times” in the summer, quite like a party on a beach. However, the sand, waves, and blue skies are not always accessible, especially for people who live far from the coast. When you can’t get to the beach, why not bring the beach to you? With careful planning, any … Read more

What Beaches Are Close to Austin, Texas?

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We usually think of coastal places with views of seas and oceans like the Atlantic or Pacific when we think of the beach. It’s worth mentioning, though, that beaches aren’t usually found close to the country’s borders. There are various beaches on the inland rivers, lakes, and reservoirs. There are numerous magnificent … Read more

Best Drinks for a Day at the Beach

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Like a cheeseburger and French fries or peas and carrots, a hot beach and a cool, refreshing beverage go perfectly together. That is why it does not matter whether you’re digging your toes in the sand or enjoying a fun-filled afternoon at the beach with your friends. We are here to list … Read more

Health Benefits of Sunbathing

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With all of the discussion about seeking cover and applying SPF — even on overcast days and in the winter — it’s easy to forget that tiny amounts of sun exposure can be beneficial. If done correctly, sunbathing, which is the act of sitting or reclining in the sun, sometimes with the … Read more

Tips and Tricks for Enjoying a Hammock

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Hammocks are popular for a variety of reasons, including the fact that they are entertaining, pleasant to relax in, and easy to set up. Hammocks are becoming “must-haves” for Scouting campouts. Many are compact and light enough to be taken on day hikes. Down are some ideas for making the most of … Read more

How Does the Moon Affect Ocean Tides?

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It’s common to hear individuals make jokes about the so-called erratic behavior during a full moon, blaming the “Bella Luna” for any action. The name “lunatic” or “lunacy” is derived from Luna, the Roman goddess of the Moon. Moreover, the Moon has been accused of affecting everything from fertility to foraging behavior. … Read more

Benefits of Going to the Beach

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Plato rightfully said that the sea cures all ailments of man. Being at the seaside does not only heal a lot of your skin ailments but also boosts the spirit and physical energy. So, put your traveling fears in the backseat and get ready for a beach trip. Simply lounging by the … Read more