Coastal Living magazine May 2012

Here comes summer! Get set for the season with our beach lover's guide to 99 days of fun in the sun. Find out where to chill in the Florida Keys and all along Florida's coast, learn design secrets that can transform your home, and tag along as Cat Cora fires up the grill and shares her favorite summer recipes.

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  • Coastal Style

    Things Moms Love

    Show Mom some love with gifts she'll adore from our must-have picks for Mother's Day.

  • Coastal Home

    Make a Splash

    Bring your table outside! It's prime time for entertaining, and we have the resources and ideas you'll need to make your pool area a haven all summer long.

  • Summer Beauty Picks

    We slathered, spritzed, and sprayed to find the ultimate skin, hair, and makeup products to help you look absolutely gorgeous this summer.

  • Coastal Travel

    Beaufort, SC

    Sultry style and Lowcountry charm reign in this historic waterfront community.

  • Features

    A Bicoastal Affair

    East Coast polish and West Coast casual live happily ever after in this storybook home in Pacific Palisades, California.

  • Features

    Secret Samaná

    The Dominican Republic's northeastern peninsula is quickly becoming a hot spot for fabulous boutique hotels and raw, natural beauty (never mind the twisty, bumpy roads).

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    Cat Cora's Coastal Cookout

    Celebrity chef Cat Cora will throw virtually anything on the grill. We tagged along as she hosted family and friends for a seaside Santa Barbara cookout.

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    Our Favorite Pet Bakeries

    We’ve rounded up 10 of the best bakeries that specialize in creating tail-wagging treats that will leave your furry friend begging for more.

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