Community, Connections and Creativity Save the Sea

Community, Connections and Creativity Can Save the Sea We just need one self-less act at a time, then pay it forward. Here’s a story that will put a smile on your face. The Powderhound Preview & Fundraiser, Pine Mountain Sports 19th annual welcome to winter party, played to a full house at the Tower Theater […]

Michael Franti: Blue Life Soul

After attending every concert that Michael Franti shared with us in Bend, OR there was no escaping his magic. Music, heart, soul (SoulRocker), passion, love, caring, self-less, fun and the magic of connecting people – that’s Michael Franti. But that is just the tip of the iceberg of his vision for what he can accomplish […]

Snowball Saves the Sea: Skiers Kick-off Avalanche

Last night we were part of the exuberant “pray for snow” crowd at the 19th annual “Powder Hound Preview and Fundraiser” hosted by Pine Mountain Sports and fueled by the heart and energy of Danny McGarigle. It is always an event that makes us proud to be part of the Bend community and in awe […]

You Asked: Give Me Some Blue Life Ideas

When you purchase your first Blue Life Journal you will discover that it is jam-packed with ideas for adding easy-to-implement “Blue Life” actions to any day. In fact, the journal has almost 100 ideas with more coming regularly here. One of the most powerful aspects of YOU living YOUR “blue life” is that you become the momentum […]

Julia A: Snowball Saves the Sea

When 5th grader, Julia A, gets an idea she wants to tell the story in video. As an outdoor lover biking, skiing, swimming and camping, Julia is never tired of exploring in nature. When it came time to submit an entry into a local “Powder Hound” snow sport film event for the community, Julia decided […]

Starboard Achieves Gold Level Status ECOBOARDS

We feature Starboard as an example of a “Blue” company leading others, sharing innovation and making a difference at the manufacturing stage of their products. We are happy to share this Press Release by Brett Giddings – Programs Manager at Sustainable Surf: STARBOARD BECOMES THE FIRST MAJOR SUP BRAND TO PRODUCE GOLD LEVEL ECOBOARDS – […]