Category: Water

Beach, Birds, Boats & Boys

  Harbor Island, a barrier island in the Lowcountry of South Carolina, is a private residential community, located between Charleston and Hilton Head Island.  Its three-mile stretch of beach is visited mostly by pelicans, herons, horseshoe crabs and is a nesting site for Loggerhead Sea Turtles.         A great beach for boys. . . To see some…

Loggerhead Love

We just returned from our annual family trip to Harbor Island~ a barrier island in the Lowcountry of South Carolina~ home to pelicans, herons, horseshoe crabs and a nesting site to Loggerhead Turtles.  By the end of our week’s stay, this private residential 3 mile-stretch-of-beach, had a recorded number of 64 turtle nests~ closing in…

Latitude Adjustment

     There is nothing like spending a couple of days in Key West to make you long for a latitude adjustment. . . the laid back lifestyle filled with sun-drenched days, beautiful sunsets, southern charm & Caribbean flavor~         At the peak of summer, the average high is 89° F with an ocean breeze blowing across this 4 mile by 2 mile…

By the Dawn’s Early Light

 There is more activity on the lake in the early morning with the anticipation of a long holiday weekend. . . Plans are under way. . . While some like us, will stay home feathering their nests in preparation of  family & friends arriving for festivities & fireworks . . . Others have already begun enjoying the weather &…

Stem to Stern

   Memorial Day kicks off Boating Season at the Lake. In anticipation of boating over the course of the long holiday weekend, I decorated the pontoon for fun~ from Stem to Stern ~ including a few stems in a mason jar. A few pillows. . . Some Red,White & Blue to dine with. . . A beverage tub filled with drinks to keep us…

Celebrating the Red, White & Blue

  Memorial Day is the unofficial kick off to Summer. . .  For us that means a holiday that involves boating & food. . . so I had a little mosaic fun with photos taken on our boating outings~ (any mosaic will enlarge if you click on it) Celebrating the Red, White & Blue. . . Of course the…

Just Add Water

Just add water and I’m a happy girl~ So I was easily entertained at A & B Marina  in Key West, admiring the boats. . . Where the perfect union of sunshine. .  . . . .and water guarantees a jolly time~ And a fun holiday~   Take a Leisure Lee stroll & gaze at the sport fishing yachts~ Stopping to smell the roses onboard this vessel.…

Brought to you by Florida Sunshine

       A week of glorious Florida Sunshine. . .        And home to rain & forty degree weather~  *sigh*     Wishing you a week of sunny skies wherever you are :-)     Thank you for your visit, I’m joining:   Hey Harriet for Shadow Shot Sunday~ Mary at Little…

Squatter’s Rights

No lake life posts from me lately due to the weather. The forecast predicted temps to reach the 60’s this weekend, and we hoped to boat but there was a strong wind that kept us off the lake. It didn’t affect these guys though. . . Our neighbors, who we rarely see in the fall or winter, have lost their dock to squatter’s…