starfish coloring page with 9-legged starfish

Starfish, or Sea Stars, Coloring Page Printout

One of the first “seashells” I wrote about on this blog was the starfish. However, it is not a seashell but echinoderm and is related to the sea urchin, sea cucumber and sand dollar. In other words, they don’t have a hard shell. If you find dried starfish, they can break easily. Where I live […]

Read More…
abandoned frame

Pigs in Paradise

We went boating when my youngest son visited in January, and I visited one of my favorite islands. The idea was to take a little charcoal grill and grill some hotdogs. (We already know that catching and cooking our own fish is a pipe dream!) We first stopped at a camping spot near JB’s but […]

Read More…

Seashell Puzzles For Kids and Adults

Before this blog became a seashell collecting and Florida beaches site, I planned to share a lot of my Zazzle products. Because I lived in New Hampshire, and not Florida, my work was made up of my seashell photography images. Since I couldn’t travel to Florida beaches, I took pictures of my seashell collection. Later […]

Read More…
family at home

How to Be At Peace By Staying Home

With the corona virus, or COVID-19, spanning the globe we are told to stay away from groups of people. Many places are closed to keep people from traveling around, but I wonder if people really can be at peace in their own homes. Do we know how to de-stress in stressful times? The first photo […]

Read More…
fog on the water

Boat Ride Through Thick Fog

The day we chose to go boating and see what was past the inlet, was the day we should NOT have gone. We ran into the thickest fog I’ve ever seen. It was cool, but a nice day for a ride. I like to go north, but my son prefers south where he can fish […]

Read More…