Monthly Archives: August 2016

Mystic Aquarium Part 2

Yes, I know this has taken me awhile but here it is. How we spent the 2nd half of our trip. Lunch was at the Penguin Cafe. Although there were a few tables inside in the air conditioning they were … Continue reading

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Mystic Aquarium

Its still, as the weathermen say, HHH. High Pressure, Hot, Humid, 3 H’s. I like the heat but I will admit the humidity is starting to wear me out.  The forecast was for a break in the humidity if not … Continue reading

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The Whales are on a Roll

I’ve been doing a lot more whale watching this season because the whales seem to be especially active this year.  They have been so active that I have skipped some of my other seaside activities to get some extra  outings … Continue reading

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RIP Buddy!

Buddy arrived unannounced on the coldest day of the year in January 2013. He was fully grown, age unknown and he had cattitiude. With a little white tip on his tail he could take on the world. He made up … Continue reading

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And That’s All There Is!

Once we left Seal Island and the Puffins I was done in. The fresh air, the early start,  the excitement of seeing these adorable little birds up close and the boat ride had zapped me of the rest of my … Continue reading

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A few More Puffins

Ok , after all that build up one little Puffin picture was probably a bit anticlimactic so here are a few more. I took over 100 so there’s plenty to pick from. We were in the blinds for a little … Continue reading

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Ahoy! There Be Puffins!

So far we’d seen razorbills , gannets and a stranded seal but only a few puffins. It was time to reverse the procedure we used getting from shore to the Barbara Frost. We needed to sit on the gunwale, swing … Continue reading

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