I got together with my surf girl meetup group today and it was brrrrr outside. This time I can say I surfed...baby waves. My confidence is still low but, I had a great time and that's really all that matters. Speaking of cold water. Surfing in January requires a wetsuit here in Central Florida. Two … Continue reading Another cold surf Day
Admittedly, I can barely call what I did today surfing. I did, however, get some paddling practice in. The waves were small but the conditions were beautiful aside from that. The water temp today was somewhere between 64 and 55. I put my wetsuit on over my rash guard in hopes of adding an extra … Continue reading Surfing in January
On this particular day, the waves were small and glassy. Just what I needed.
I came back out with my surf meetup group. I met a few more ladies which was cool. I however, had a terrible surf day. I felt weak and scared. It was like I've never surfed before. Fortunately, I've learned to not worry about days like this. Instead, I use it as an opportunity to … Continue reading Not My Best Surf Day
About three weeks ago, I signed up for an all-girl surf group that's local. And today I attended a meeting. This year I'm trying to get out of my comfort zone a little and make some new friends, with similar interests. If you know me, you know it's hard. I don't talk much. I showed … Continue reading Surfer Girl Meetup
I have to say, the only barely rideable wave I found all week was at the Hatteras lighthouse break.
RV Life About six years ago, I met my husband, Steve. He's an avid RV'er. I never stepped into an RV until we got together. My first few trips were to his motorcycle races. It took a little while for me to get used to staying in this small space. I felt a little more … Continue reading Three Florida RV Parks for Beach Camping
So let me encourage you if you love surfing if it's always been a part of your life and you're not sure if you can get back to it, here are a few things to try...
I realize that for Floridians it's too cold to lay on the beach. But for those of you up north that want to try your hand at surfing, here are a few tips.
It was bound to happen sooner or later. I finally purchased a surfboard after much deliberation. My hubby convinced me to go out and spend the money. As you may know, I have a little trouble letting go of money and especially now that we just went through Financial Peace University. We drove an hour … Continue reading Surfboard Shopping Turns to Buying