A “new to me beach” to explore…

A grey afternoon threatening rain won’t keep us at home now that the temperatures are rising. My friend and I headed down shore toward Port Greville and decided to explore a beach we had not visited before. Each stretch of rocky shore offers so much to explore. We walked along the high tide line withContinue reading “A “new to me beach” to explore…”

No matter what the weather…

Clarke Head on a Sunday morning… moving from light snow to full sunshine along the Fundy Shore!

The Ancients…

As long as it is not snowing, the wind too strong or the rain pelting down I make an effort to get out even during the winter… Diligent River called!

Phinney Green

The last beach excursion of 2021 was full of contemplation and discovery. Join me as I recount the experience…

Wards Brook Beach

Wards Brook Beach is a 20 minute drive from Parrsboro. The access has changed and became a little more challenging over the last year but my determination paid off…

Golden Hour at Second Beach

Following a few days without a beach walk I am always grateful when the weather cooperates and the sun presents me with magical light…

Red Rocks in West Advocate, NS

Red Rocks and sunshine along the beach… what could be better to rejuvenate the senses?

Sunny Afternoon Beach Walk

A sunny Monday afternoon stroll along Partridge Island at high tide…

Nature And Its Contemplative Allure

Driftwood… never boring, always full of surprises and discoveries!

Of Long Shadows and The Last of the Autumn Colours…

Finding peace at the beach while the sun casts the long shadows of fall…

Infinite Possibilities…

Sometimes the simplest things provide the richest sources for inspiration…

Carpe Momentum…

A visit to Spencer’s Island Beach always provides restorative benefits…

Distant Thunder…

With thunder rolling in the distance and waves crashing onto the shore daily challenges and stresses easily slip into the background. Nature awaits!

The Ocean Is Calling…

Some people engage in “forest bathing”. The smell of the forest will trigger a positive response to facilitate a feeling of well-being. For me these positive responses are triggered when I can spend time at the beach. My schedule was over-flowing with commitments for weeks and I kept pushing my strong urge to explore aContinue reading “The Ocean Is Calling…”

Fundy GeoPark Tour: Part 2 – Ottawa House Beach and Partridge Island

… Last Thursday Ottawa House Beach was transformed into a classroom to learn about the high tides in the Minas Basin and the top of Partridge Island turned out to be the perfect place to learn about Pangea…

Simplicity: Driftwood Examinations…

…An exploration and revelation of subtle nuances old pieces of weathered wood, gifted to us by the sea…

It’s A Fabulous Day…

…when I can manage two beach walks in one day! On Saturday afternoon I dropped off the baking at Ottawa House for the Bake Sale and my friend Laura and I carried on toward Partridge Island Beach. We made our way across the salt marsh and enjoyed the warm breeze along East Bay. Fall hasContinue reading “It’s A Fabulous Day…”

When the light says it all…

The light… so different every time I visit Partridge Island and Ottawa-House-by-the-Sea Beach…