Tag Archives: Jersey Shore

Walk with Ruddy Turnstones

Did one of our favorite walks yesterday at Island Beach State Park, a 10-mile long, narrow, undeveloped barrier island off the NJ coast.  The last mile is just ocean, white sand, and sand dunes.  It ends at Barnagat Inlet, where … Continue reading

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August

This August instead of relocating to our bungalow on the barrier island off the coast of NJ, we’re going back and forth in order to keep up with our work projects, i.e.,Linda’s starting new research projects, etc.; I’m starting a … Continue reading

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The caterpillar mystery

Arriving home this afternoon after two days at the Jersey Shore (no Glossy Ibis sighting, but a magnificent Great Egret), I spied an Eastern tiger swallowtail butterfly in my garden. Wanting to photograph it for Sophie, I grabbed my camera … Continue reading

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Choices

Saturday & Sunday–We finally managed two days & overnights at our bungalow at the Jersey Shore; unlike many people we typically go year round–I kayak into December–but this year our work pressures have been toooo intense to spend time there. … Continue reading

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Joint celebrations

Tomorrow Sophie, age 4, starts kindergarten in a New York City public school & I turn 64! Linda & Sophie & I spent the last four days together at our bungalow at the Jersey Shore.

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Books & Sophie

I’m about to leave to pick up Sophie & return to the Jersey Shore. Since June, she’s been in Europe with her mother & their Swiss family. During our road trip to Minnesota in June, Linda and I bought a … Continue reading

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Winter Weekend at the Shore

Spent a winter weekend at the Jersey Shore with Sophie; her first without the summer crowds. (She–a New York City girl–commented on the lack of people and the silence.) On our way to our bungalow, we stopped at the fish … Continue reading

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