Monthly Archives: May 2012

A New Day

What a difference a day makes…or in this case a night. It was humid and foggy when I went to bed but I woke up to sunshine! A lot of the humidity seemed to have passed, as much as could … Continue reading

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To Walk or to Ride?

I was here! I made it. I trudged on down the dirt driveway for a closer look at the unique Lighthouse. I love that it’s made of brick and not the usual white tower. This lighthouse almost fell into the … Continue reading

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Checked in and Ready to Explore

Now that I was settled in my lovely room in the Ashley House it was time to explore. I stopped in the Pastry shoppe and bought a decadent chocolate frosted brownie. I sampled it right away but saved half for later. … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Thanks

As we enjoy the wonderful weather and a day off from work to barbecue and party, take a moment to give thanks to those brave men and women whose sacrifices make our life style possible. Remember those who made the ultimate … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week ~ Week 21

Shrouded in Fog

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Block Island at Last

The ferry cast off and as soon as we cleared the jetties it was apparent that we were going to hit some heavy seas. I was on the top deck (a true glutton for punishment) which was open. The deck … Continue reading

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On the way to Block Island

Block Island is about 13 miles off the south coast of Rhode Island. On a clear day you can see Montauk Point Long Island, N.Y. Block Island is also known as New Shoreham. I wish I’d known that when I … Continue reading

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Testing The New Cat Tree

It was time to replace the old (10-year-old) cat tree. In spite of trying to save it, the tree has really bit the dust.  So it was time to go cat tree shopping and we were lucky enough to hit … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week~ Week 20

Fragile Beauty

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Meanwhile…back at the park

A few days ago I reported that I’d seen a swan pair with babies at D.W. Field. They were too far away for pictures but a brief stop there yesterday was  much more successful. A gentleman there said there were … Continue reading

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