View of the Day: Flagler Beach, Florida

“A good laugh is sunshine in a house.” – William Makepeace Thackeray     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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Hang 10: April 29

Happy Friday, readers! You officially have nine more shopping days until Mother’s Day – have you checked out our gift guide yet? You might just find the perfect gift for a beach-loving mom…or for yourself! Here are a few more products we’re eyeing right now: Metallic pineapple slip-on shoes (Because all of those things are wonderful alone, and together? Comfy coastal perfection.) […]

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View of the Day: Wallops Island, Virginia

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. 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 as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your […]

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5 Furniture Must-Haves for Outdoor Spaces

It’s all about outdoor entertaining when you’re at the beach, and the outdoor spaces are shaping up to be one of the highlights of our 2016 Showhouse in the Hamptons! We asked outdoor furniture sponsor Lloyd Flanders to give us their essentials for creating stylish, comfortable spaces that promote both relaxation and entertaining. Here, they share their top picks: A Pretty Poolside […]

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Coral Lipstick Alert!

I’m on the hunt for a new lipstick for summer, and coral has caught my eye. It’s everywhere, and can transition easily from day to night. Below are a few of my favorite finds in this summery hue! Where would you wear this shade?     Lip Pencil:   Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil in Streak, $20   Lip + […]

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6 Beachy Recipes from Lucy Buffett’s Cookbook

Lucy Buffett is launching her cookbook Lulu’s Kitchen, A Taste of the Gulf Coast Good Life, a fabulous refresh of Crazy Sista Cooking, which she self-published in 2007. This new version, published by Grand Central Life & Style, includes a foreword by brother Jimmy Buffet and more than 120 signature recipes we can’t wait to cook up. In celebration of the big launch, […]

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View of the Day: Bunaken Island, Manado, Indonesia

“If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.” – T.D. Jakes     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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Build an Outdoor Shower Inspired By This Tropical Cove

Talk about turning a view into a room. Here, a lush waterfall on the island of Dominica becomes the muse for a fantastic outdoor shower!     Shower: A stainless steel and teak outdoor shower becomes the best way to rinse off after a day at the beach. VRH Stainless Steel Freestanding Outdoor Shower, $1,563   Towel Rack: A bamboo rack is an eco-friendly […]

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3 Easy, Refreshing Citrus Sippers for Spring

Beat the heat with three citrus-and-herb-infused waters that are as easy to make as they are satisfying. Staying hydrated has never been so flavorful – or colorful! 1 liter of water + 3 parsley sprigs + 3 lemon slices Pro tip: Allow about 30 minutes for the water to develop a light flavor. 1 liter of water + 2 orange slices + 2 basil sprigs 1 liter […]

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View of the Day: Tunis, Tunisia in Africa

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes.” – Marcel Proust     For a chance to have your photo featured as our View of the Day, follow us on Instagram at @Coastal_Living and tag your image with #CLPicks.

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