Woman on Water

Woman on Water Woman on Water is a blog about the trials, tribulations and adventures of a female kayak instructor and naturalist.

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Inspiration

Feb 12, 2013
Inspiration

What inspires you?  I've been thinking about inspiration lately and would love to get your thoughts.Recently, I have started following several online movements to inspire girls and women in extreme sports.  One that has caught my attention wi...

Valentine Tea Eve

Feb 9, 2013
Valentine Tea Eve

Twas the night before the tea and smells of freshly baked sconesand floral decorations permeated throughout the house.Tom Cat snoozed and I settle down for a long winter nap.Dreams of an am surf session filled my mind as sensations of hot tea and heart...

Valley Gemini SP

Feb 2, 2013
Valley Gemini SP

Last year when Valley Sea Kayaks announced the Gemini SP, I was very interested.  I really like shorter sea kayaks (14 foot range) for rock gardening and surf zone play.  Shorter boats are usually lighter weight and more maneuverable.  I...

Humanoids from the Deep

Jan 31, 2013
Humanoids from the Deep

Humanoids from the Deep are spotted again in the vicinity of Noyo Harbor.What are Humanoids from the Deep?  They are mutants that are half man and half fish. Modern day Humanoids have evolved somewhat from the ones shown in the 1980 film - Humanoi...

Recipe: Cate’s kale soup

Jan 11, 2013
Recipe: Cate’s kale soup

Winter time is upon us and friends are dropping like flies with colds and the dreaded flu.  There are lots of good articles online about how to boost your immune system and prevent getting ill.  Two of my favorite ways to boost the immune sys...

Whitewater Christmas

Dec 24, 2012
Whitewater Christmas

Merry Christmas to all my friends and followers!!!  Looks like more snow and whitewater are on our way.  Thanks Santa!!! Best wishes to all for a happy holiday!!!

Have a kayaker on your Christmas list? Great gear picks

Dec 20, 2012
Have a kayaker on your Christmas list? Great gear picks

Yep, this old school girl tried out some new boats and gear this year.  Here are my top gear picks for 2012 and a few thoughts on some of my tried and true favorites.Sterling Reflection (1" cut) Sea Kayak - Lightweight and highly maneuverable the ...

Review of Liquid Logic Remix 59

Dec 16, 2012
Review of Liquid Logic Remix 59

Rumor has it that Santa is bringing me a new whitewater kayak for Christmas.  Our rivers have been flowing so I decided to play around a bit with our Liquid Logic Remix 59 while I wait for my new steed.When I was first getting into whitewater kaya...

Women on the Water

Dec 13, 2012
Women on the Water

Lots of time on the water has had my Woman on Water blog a bit quiet.  I have lots of great material in my head and but just not the computer time to get them onto the blog.  I also have to admit that we are having camera issues again (more o...

November Notions 2012

Nov 26, 2012
November Notions 2012

Growing up in Central Pennsylvania, fall was one of my favorite seasons.  I loved the cool crisp mornings with warm Indian Summer days.  Central PA is typically very green in the summer but explodes with color in the fall.  The vibrant r...