Kayak Cape Cod with a Massachusetts Audubon Society Wildlife Expert

Longpasture Wildlife Sanctuary, one of the Massachusetts Audubon Society’s facilities which is located near our Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast, just released their 2011 Kayak Adventure dates for the spring season. These 3-hour guided kayak trips feature some of Cape … Continue reading

Cape Cod Sunsets: In Pursuit of the “Green Flash”

View Great Sunsets On Cape Cod in a larger map When I was working on cruise ships, in a pre-innkeeping lifestyle, sailors would tell me stories of seeing the “green flash”, a phosphorescent burst of greenish hue that supposedly occurs … Continue reading

Cape Cod Clam Shacks

View 21 Favorite Cape Cod Clam Shacks in a larger map Rich and I had lunch at one of our favorite local restaurants the other day. It’s a cozy spot tucked back from the road just off Route 6A in … Continue reading

Cape Cod’s Independent Bookstores and Local Authors

In today’s Cape Cod Times, I read an article about one of Cape Cod’s quirky independent bookstores, Parnassus Book Service. Located in Yarmouthport along the Old King’s Highway (scenic Route 6A), the store has always been a curiosity. A Cape … Continue reading

Spend Valentine’s Day at a Cape Cod Bed and Breakfast

My all-time favorite gift of love from my husband came not on Valentine’s Day, but at Christmas last year. It had been a particularly rough year for us due in part to the challenges of running a business in a … Continue reading

Visit Cape Cod in Winter: Hummingbirds Do It

A recent photo on the cover of the Cape Cod Times featured a rare Allen’s hummingbird on a feeder at a home in Harwich Port. Though it is not unusual to spot a hummingbird on the Cape, it is a … Continue reading