delight, excitement, exhaustion, confusion… what next?

Days of delight and excitement and exhaustion and confusion … a round-up post, just a stream of consciousness. Confusion: my tomatoes still grow, the sun still shines and the news from the rest of the world is still dire. See earlier post of despair. Also, see below, how this morning was spent working to improve … More delight, excitement, exhaustion, confusion… what next?

August happiness

I thought about what to put in the title of this post – then decided it just had to be what I was feeling. I get such a lot of pleasure out of living here even though I do not have a garden. A good friend who knows this sent me home on Friday with … More August happiness

Ocean View Foundation’s annual Great Salt Pond Stroll

Last Sunday and Monday – the Ocean View Foundation’s annual Great Salt Pond Stroll. We decided to go – this is a walk all the way round the┬áBlock Island Great Salt Pond over two days, each starting at 11 a.m. and finishing 3-4-5 hours later depending on how much strolling there is and how much … More Ocean View Foundation’s annual Great Salt Pond Stroll

Just a pond

Near where the Block Island family live this summer there is a pond. Granddaughters and friends make use of it after beach time, as evening becomes cooler. It is just one of Block Island’s 300+ ponds. Eight young people and three dogs while three dads got the barbecue together.