Betsy Cribb
Editorial Assistant at Coastal Living. Send me a picture of your beach-loving dog for a chance to have your pup featured in the magazine - beachdogs@coastalliving.com!

Recent Posts By Betsy Cribb

This Cool, Classic Hue is The New Black, According to One Designer

Each week, we’re bringing you tips, favorite products, and Q&As with the designers in our Coastal Living Designer Network.  Birmingham, Alabama-based designer Dana Wolter is all about finding the balance between pretty and practical – and in a beach house, that’s a surefire formula for success! Here, Wolter spills her advice for homeowners, her beach house essentials, and the color she’s […]

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Designer Katie Rosenfeld Shares Her Beach House Must-Haves!

Each week, we’re bringing you tips, favorite products, and Q&As with the designers in our Coastal Living Designer Network. Wellesley, Massachusetts-based designer Katie Rosenfeld is fearless when it comes to pattern and color, and that’s just one of the many reasons we love her bright, bold approach to design. Here, the daring designer shares her beach house go-tos, her quirky shopping habits, and why she’s sitting […]

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View of the Day: Ocho Rios, Jamaica

“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw some things back.” – Maya Angelou     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: Twin Pitons, St. Lucia

“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.” – John Muir     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: Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.” – Rumi     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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Mini Makeover: Designer Meg Braff Tackles a Dining Room Challenge!

Our decorating columnist, designer Meg Braff, is ready to tackle your beach house design dilemmas. In our October issue, a reader presented Meg with a question about her dining room: “Our beach house has amazing oceanfront views, particularly in one L-shaped corner area that’s lined with glass doors. We’ve always used this as a casual den, but we’re thinking of turning it into a […]

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View of the Day: Cold Spring Harbor, New York

“But when fall comes…it stays awhile like an old friend that you have missed. It settles in the way an old friend will settle into your favorite chair and take out his pipe and light it and then fill the afternoon with stories of places he has been and things he has done since last he saw you. ” – […]

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What Is America’s Best Oyster?

Want to eat the best oyster in North America? Head down to Gulf Shores, Alabama, for the 9th Annual Hangout Oyster Cook-Off & Craft Beer Weekend on November 4 and 5. The two-day event is jam-packed with live music, craft brews, oysters prepared any way you like them, and of course, an oyster shucking contest. The festivities kick off on Friday with a David […]

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View of the Day: Makena Cove Beach, Hawaii

“What a large volume of adventures may be grasped within the span of his little life by him who interests his heart in everything.” – Laurence Sterne     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: Sanibel Island, Florida

“Fiction is art and art is the triumph over chaos … to celebrate a world that lies spread out around us like a bewildering and stupendous dream.” – John Cheever     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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