Full Moon Rising – February 2019

Last week I enjoyed walking on the beach and taking this video. I was fortunate to see the full moon rising and the sun setting. There are still homes that need repair and businesses that are bouncing back from the lack of tourism. However, being on this island is like heaven on earth. Enjoy the … Continue reading Full Moon Rising – February 2019

Happy New Year! 😃🏝🎉

I'm late with sharing this post. Life has been good and busy! Here are some pics from the Annual Dolphin Dip in Surf City, NC on January 1st, 2019. Thankfully, the weather was great and it was a lot warmer than it is now. It was a lot of fun! 😃

Butterfly Survives Hurricane Florence 🦋❤️

I saw this beautiful battered butterfly on Sunday. After I took a couple of photos, the butterfly fluttered away. Just like this butterfly, Topsail Island withstood category 3 winds and flooding from Hurricane Florence. Many residents, myself included, are eager to return to Topsail tomorrow. I hope we all find that our beloved island may … Continue reading Butterfly Survives Hurricane Florence 🦋❤️

The Calm Before the Storm – Evacuating Topsail Island, NC for Hurricane Florence

It is amazing how peaceful and beautiful it is today, while we await a massive storm. The streets are empty and many homes are boarded up in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Florence. The mandatory evacuation was effective this morning at 8:00am. After leaving the island, no one can return without showing proof of … Continue reading The Calm Before the Storm – Evacuating Topsail Island, NC for Hurricane Florence

Baby Sea Turtle

Last night my 9 year-old son, Gage, and I watched a baby sea turtle guided into the ocean on Topsail Beach. 😍 I'm sending a special thank you the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center and their volunteers for all the care given to sea turtles. Below is the link to their website … Continue reading Baby Sea Turtle