Monthly Archives: August 2009

Last shot at the birds.

We packed up the beach house yesterday, but not before I drove to the marina for one last shot of the Osprey. The second shot is a Turkey Vulture, which was riding the winds behind the beach house. I let … Continue reading

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Surf’s Up – courtesy of Hurricance Bill

Hundreds of surfers, including some that drove all the way from New York, enjoyed the remnants of Hurricane Bill, which left its mark yesterday on the shores of Point Judith. It took us 90 minutes to get back to the … Continue reading

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Sun Up, Sun Down

I got up before the birds yesterday, and the results were pretty good with this early morning sunrise photo (top). The second shot, made later in the evening, was a little easier – I just had to set my glass … Continue reading

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Eric puts his boat to bed

Eric takes his row boat back to the beach at the conclusion of another busy day at the beach house.

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Fish and Chimps

It was a great vacation, which has finally come to an end. The zoo, the aquarium, Block Island, and some boating and tubing at the beach house. BTW: Christy flew off the tube yesterday, giving her mother a heart attack. … Continue reading

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Buzz Bait

Eric works a buzz bait on his brand new fishing rod.

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New England Aquarium

Fish and chimps – that would describe the last two days. Today’s vacation event was the New England Aquarium. I’m too tired to write much more than that right now. Okay so I didn’t bother with the camera, thinking it … Continue reading

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His "very own" fishing rod.

We went to the Bass Pro Shop in Foxboro today so we could buy Eric his very own fishing rod and reel – no more borrowing mine. We rigged the rod and headed for Jones’ Pond not far from the … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation is underway

First up on the vacation tour was Southwick’s Zoo in Mendon, MA. We loved it. It’s bigger than the Roger Williams Zoo, and it has the “Skyfari,” which is basically a ski lift that takes you around the zoo. My … Continue reading

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