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Going to the beach should be relaxing, so there's no need to bury your head in the proverbial sand when figuring out what to bring. Because SPF alone won't cut it, we present you with the ultimate source of packing inspiration, courtesy of 5 local tastemakers. From beauty essentials to munchies to fashionable UV protection, these perfectly curated beach bags have all the goods necessary for major fun in the sun.
Growing up, I was extremely conscious of the fact that my thick legs didn’t resemble the pin-thin limbs of my classmates. “Blessed” with my mother’s genetics, I had muscularly fatty thighs and bulging calves that my ancestors would have been thrilled to own, but I abhorred. Add to that a fleshy stomach that never read
Alexis Lloyd brings up a solid point with the unveiling of an archival tool she developed for The New York Times: "News publishing is an inherently ephemeral act." The tool itself is called Chronicle and it traces the usage of virtually any word or phrase one enters, as it appeared throughout the Times' now 162-year-old read