When children tour the Maritime Museum in Beaufort, NC, they often have a different perspective on the exhibits. A favorite with many children is the Blackbeard’s Queen Anne Revenge exhibit and conservation lab. When the conservator said that the ship … Continue reading
In case you did not already know, I confess that I am a gardening dummy. I’ve unwittingly killed many a plant in my time. Even my lawn of centipede grass, which I’m told is really a weed but is one of the few grasses that survive the intense southern sun, has a few bare patches.Continue reading
Today brought a welcome break from the heat and humidity here in coastal North Carolina.With no need for air conditioning, I may even turn the oven on to make this easy Monkey Bread.Continue reading
What is a strong woman?
Is she a woman who acts “more like a man?” Is she physically stronger than the average woman?
Because I live in a coastal town and spent years living aboard my sailboat, it’s only fitting to remind folks that today is the Day of the Seafarer 2017. The theme this year is “Seafarers Matter“. The Day of the … Continue reading