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Do You Want to Swim with Whale Sharks? Yes, You Do!

Do You Want to Swim with Whale Sharks? Yes, You Do!

Do you want to swim with Whale Sharks? Every summer, from May 15 until September 15, a marvelous event happens in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. Hundreds of mostly juvenile male Whale Sharks migrate to feast on plankton and fish eggs, and, perhaps, to mate. Large females have been seen in the Yucatan, but they […]

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I Love Introducing People to the Wonders of the Ocean

I Love Introducing People to the Wonders of the Ocean

I have always loved introducing people to the ocean. First time snorkelers, first time divers, and especially children seeing the underwater world for the first time. I cannot count how many people I have taught to snorkel or taken snorkeling, and most of them went on to dive and become certified divers. Since I am always […]

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Win a Free Copy of my First Published Book on Amazon!

Win a Free Copy of my First Published Book on Amazon!

My first published book on Amazon! Yes, I finally did it! I wrote a book on a subject near and dear to my heart, our intriguing fish friends in the ocean. FISH FACES, Photos and Fun Facts, is a photo book of common reef fish from all over the world. Children of all ages (that includes […]

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A Most Unpleasant Surprise on Dive Day 7 in Raja Ampat

A Most Unpleasant Surprise on Dive Day 7 in Raja Ampat

Ear problems are a most unpleasant surprise! “I can’t dive because of my ears” is something I have heard a million times. Generally, it is not true, most people can clear their ears, and if you don’t believe me, just yawn! They clear. It is a fact that there are divers who have ear trouble, […]

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Reef Safe Sun Care Giveaway!

Reef Safe Sun Care Giveaway!

To enter, you can: Enter your email on the Entry form below    and/or Click to Tweet the highlighted message below from this blog post: [clickandtweet handle=”” hashtag=”#reefsafe #free #giveaway” related=”” layout=”” position=””]ENTER NOW REEF SAFE SUNCARE GIVEAWAY![/clickandtweet] You can tweet the message above once a day from this blog post for more entries! It […]

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Headed to Orange County, Forever Summer!

Headed to Orange County, Forever Summer!

I must confess, I love California. Well, except for parts of Los Angeles. California has it all, and nowhere is that more evident than in OC. I have traveled there a few times, but I am attending a conference, Women In Travel Summit (WITS), in mid March, and I am determined to stay a while, […]

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A Vacation that Matters

A Vacation that Matters

On December 5th I joined REEF on a fish survey trip to St. Lucia in the Caribbean Sea. If you have never heard of REEF, they have a simple mission: Reef Environmental Education Foundation is a grass-roots organization that seeks to conserve marine ecosystems by educating, enlisting and enabling divers and other marine enthusiasts to […]

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Amazing Women Wednesday: Her Deepness turns 80!

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Amazing Women Wednesday: Her Deepness turns 80!

Her Deepness, Dr Sylvia Earle is a remarkable woman. I found this article about her 80th birthday, and I urge you to check it out! http://www.clf.org/blog/ocean-conservation/her-deepness-dr-sylvia-earle-is-commemorating-her-80th-birthday-with-a-dive-at-cashes-ledge/.  

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