The Authors

Nancy Spooner Bsharah is a solar-powered outdoor enthusiast and happily residing in Del Mar, CA. She is owner of Tempo Live Events, Inc. ( When not producing events she can be found on or near the water either riding waves on her surfboard, running on the sand with her dog or playing beach volleyball with her fabulous husband.

Tara Brouwer is devoted to her work, play and her ADORABLE niece and nephew—Elsa and Elijah (whom she flies home to Michigan to see every 2-3 months). She owns a graphic design agency, Shovel Creative, Inc. ( and was ecstatic to layout this book (and this website) as a personal design project. Living walking distance from the beach in Encinitas, CA, she visits the ocean almost daily for a run or surf. She is happily single and dating.