Two Weeks in Twilight: Hurricane Sandy Through My Eyes

Squeezed into little pockets of time before sleep each night, I recently read yet another Michael Tougias book, because I cannot get enough of his stories of rescue at sea. This one hits a little closer to home than most. It's called Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy. It's about the tall ship Bounty, a… Continue reading Two Weeks in Twilight: Hurricane Sandy Through My Eyes

Surely You’ve Been Waiting for This: 90 Q&As About Me

Time to start talking some more here, and what better than a meme? Friday 5 has posted 90 bonus questions to get the conversation started, and here they are - with my answers. What did you dissect in high school? A cow's eyeball. Blargh. In what non-bathroom places have you relieved yourself? Nowhere, I'm more… Continue reading Surely You’ve Been Waiting for This: 90 Q&As About Me

Samwise Gamgee!

One of the coolest things ever.I've been on a mission to get my adorable son autographs or other special things - it started with Sig and Edgar Hansen who very kindly signed something for him. And now this TOTALLY AMAZING selfie from Sean Astin for him:.@SheAndTheSea Is he 2 yet? It's still true!!! pic.twitter.com/I0glzIggg6— Sean… Continue reading Samwise Gamgee!