2 Genius Cotton Candy Grape Cocktails

You might call California farmers Jack Pandol and Jim Beagle the Willie Wonkas of the fruit beat. That’s because, after a decade of cross-pollinating different grape varietals, they’ve struck culinary gold. With names like Gum Drops, Flavor Pops, and Cotton Candy, Pandol and Beagle have turned ordinary table grapes into one of the biggest cult foods around. How do they […]

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View of the Day: Malibu Beach, California

“The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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Here’s a Little Secret: You Can Shop Like A Designer, Too!

Each week, we’re bringing you tips, favorite products, and Q&As with the designers in our Coastal Living Designer Network. Meet designer Ashley Gilbreath of Montgomery, Alabama-based Ashley Gilbreath Interior Design and Parish Shoppe. Here, she shares her favorite design trend, her #1 vacation destination, and her favorite place to shop (it just might surprise you!). CL: How would you describe your style? AG: My style […]

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View of the Day: Kee Beach, Hawaii

“The best way to be missed when you’re gone is to stand for something when you’re here.” – Seth Godin     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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Oysters and Adventures: The Perfect Late Summer Day Trip to Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay Beach

There’s no better way to soak up that glorious late summer sun than with an all-day excursion to Virginia Beach’s Chesapeake Bay Beach. Located just 15 minutes from the city’s Resort District, it’s the ideal mini-getaway. Here are four essential stops. Start Fresh…Literally  If there’s anything that makes waking up early worthwhile, it’s an oyster farm boat tour with Pleasure […]

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Leonardo DiCaprio’s Malibu Beach Bungalow Is For Sale!

He may have just won his first Academy Award, but this A-list actor won’t be displaying it in this Malibu, California, home. Leonardo DiCaprio, heartthrob actor of The Revenant, Titanic, and Inception fame (just to name a few), bought this Malibu bungalow in 1998; 18 years later, he’s selling it for a hefty $10,950,000. People around the world swoon over […]

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View of the Day: Coco Beach, Antigua

“The most rewarding things you do in life are often the ones that look like they cannot be done.” – Arnold Palmer     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Toms River, New Jersey

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” – Jane Goodall     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Santorini, Greece

“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.” – Henry James     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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View of the Day: Crescent Beach, Oregon

“Things work out best for those who make the best of the way things work out.” – John Wooden     For a chance to have your photo featured, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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