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10 Tips for Responsible Tide Pooling

Follow these simple steps to protect sea creatures and their natural habitats.

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Choose Wisely
Robert Holmes

Choose Wisely

Whole shells sold in souvenir shops are often dredged from the ocean floor, then killed and bleached. Consider collecting only the empty shells Mother Nature leaves at the water’s edge. Peek inside to ensure you don’t take a live one.

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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.