Ocean to Table: Morning Catch

After two days of getting into a kayak and fishing off the coast of Miramar Beach, Devon finally caught something. It was a California Lizardfish that found the squid bait quite tasty. He was thrilled! Devon, not the fish. Martin helped Devon scale his first fish before we all shared a morning snack. Though the fish…

Oysters & Sous-Vide

The quintessential West Coast welcome-summer meal: fresh Hog Island oysters, shucked on the patio, accompanied by an amazing homemade peppery minoette sauce and a cream & horseradish mix, silky sous-vide short ribs, wine curated by the guest of honor, blue cheese, and berry cobbler. A true feast, and it's only the beginning.

So Hip SoYoung

I love these minimalist and modern designs from SoYoung. From backpacks to lunch boxes and cooler bags, all products are PVC-free, phthalate-free, and lead safe. And, lunch boxes are fully insulated to keep snacks cool at summer camp or the beach. See their new collection here. { Images from tada! shop. }

Rikshaw Design

Time to stock up on warm-weather clothing that's light and floaty, with a touch of color or print. Rikshaw Design's boho-chic line may have just the right styles for you. Catherine Fitzsimmons, founder of Rikshaw Design, shares her Top 5 summer picks for kids... but also check out her women's collection. See Catherine's Picks here.