If I Was On The Beach Today

(This post was written while I was living in New Hampshire. Eventually I moved back to Florida, but for a time this was only a dream.) If I was walking along the beach today I would be looking much more intently at the treasures beneath my feet than I did twenty years ago.  Shelling and […]

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Identifying Similar Small Shells on Sanibel Island

I don’t live on Sanibel Island and I haven’t even visited the Island in Florida for almost 20 years, but fortunately I know of a great blogger who lives there and shares her shelling knowledge with the world. Recently she posted some photos of four small, similar-looking seashells that she had collected from the beach […]

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Fairy Gardens With a Tropical Theme

A popular decorating idea is to create small garden landscapes for the woodland fairies.  I am going to say right here that I don’t believe in little fairies, but I find the concept fun.  As someone who played in a homemade, three-story doll house growing up, I do like to pretend. Living near the ocean […]

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My WordPress Blog: A 2011 Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.  And that is just another reason to love WP! Check out the stats …  And thanks to my readers for making 2011 a great year! (Then go find your reveiw.)

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When A Little Post About Shells Gets Big Visits

Over two years ago I posted a little note about two little seashells that I had photographed for use in my Seashell store.  That one little post now gets hundreds of views a day and I don’t know why.  Unfortunately, even though I have updated it (and greatly improved the writing over what I had […]

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