Sunday, August 24, 2014

Snorkeling Hot Spots

I compiled this list of 13 of the best places in the world to mingle with the underwater life for Men's Journal. Add them to your bucket list!

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Favorite places

Texas Highways asked some of its writers, including lucky me, to talk about their favorite places. Mine was the Tarpon Inn in Port Aransas, a great place to laze away a summer weekend.

Eight Extraordinary Texans

I had the privilege of interviewing these eight Texans for Texas Highways' 2014 Extraordinary Texans feature. Their stories are inspiring - read more here.

Kayaking the Colorado

The Colorado River around the Hyatt Lost Pines Resort and LCRA's McKinney Roughs makes a nice, easy paddle. Read about my experience in the latest issue of Texas Highways.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Fun Facts about Sharks

I'm doing my part to improve the undeserved bad reputation of sharks. Here are nine facts about these amazing animals that you probably didn't know, published on Mental Floss.

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Diving for lobsters, and dollars

Celebrate the spiny lobster mini-season in Florida at Lauderdale-by-the-Sea's BugFest. Divers can collect up to 12 lobsters per day and compete for prizes, plus enjoy other dive-related events. Read more in my piece for Men's Journal online.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Big Bend, the Ranch

Big Bend National Park is one of my favorite places in the world - big, wild, and beautiful. Its next-door neighbor, Big Bend Ranch State Park, is all of that and even less -- less crowded, that is. Read more in my piece for Men's Journal.