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Life mates, Mama and Papa Osprey travel great distances to return to their perch every spring. They’re home is just off the back deck of our restaurant and I expect they’re arrival every year. 139 more words



I was taught at a young age to give.  I feel very fortunate that my mother taught me to appreciate what I have, and to give to other people.   559 more words

Children's Hospital

Wild Horses and a Chance Meeting ~ Cape Lookout National Seashore

“Wild, wild horses, couldn’t drag me away.  Wild, wild horses, we’ll ride them someday.”  ~ The Rolling Stones

Jutting out into the Atlantic, off the coast of North Carolina, runs a low, narrow ribbon of sand, dunes, seagrass, and dense vegetation known as the… 672 more words

Our Travels

Little Smoke Bombs

On the morning she blew herself up with those cookie-sized fireworks, the only paramedics on the Outer Banks arrived after twenty minutes with sleep in their eyes. 2,423 more words

Short Stories

Photo Of The Day: First Light Of Spring

Sunrise on the beach at Southern Shores, NC on the Outer Banks. Nikon D600, 24mm lens


New JPEG Image File

There’s news of a new JPEG standard for digital photography.  50 more words

Monuments to Animals

A monument is something of lasting value and significance and often defines a city (e.g. the Washington Memorial), or sometimes even a country (e.g. the Statue of Liberty). 324 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Grand Opening of The Fresh Market on the Outer Banks Today

Today is the grand opening of the new The Fresh Market grocery store located at the Outer Banks Mall in Nags Head, North Carolina. The Outer Banks’ new “upscale European-style” supermarket is the first Fresh Market on the OBX and the companies 16th store in the state of North Carolina. 271 more words

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