Have you ever thought about volunteering, but you aren’t sure how to get started? A great organization that can use your help is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NOAA is always looking for volunteers, especially at their marine sanctuaries. Located all over the American...

I have to share a highlight of my week! I was asked to come read my book in person to a great group of first graders in Lockhart, Texas, and of course, I agreed to share the story of Bernie's Escape from Ong Island. As...

As Spring is “springing” up across the country, here’s a reminder straight from my book  @BerniesEscapefromOngIsland. Think of it as a preview before you run over to my website to purchase it. ?‍? Litter is no laughing matter. Check out my previous posts that dig into...

Try Skipping the Straw today! Thanks to a group of teenage activists called the Coral Keepers, we celebrate the effort at least once a year. Though, I know that many people celebrate it every day! Many inventive people have created options for us to consider using...