Thankful on the Outer Banks

It’s Thanksgiving on the Outer Banks. Like most places there is a tendency to take those things we see in our everyday lives for granted and never stop to give thanks for them. That’s one of great things about Thanksgiving—it’s a day to reflect on those things we should be thankful for. The holiday has … Continue reading Thankful on the Outer Banks

Outer Banks Humpback Whale Highway

Sticking out into the Atlantic Ocean the way the Outer Banks does, there is a sense that nature is passing right by our doorstep. This winter we seem to be getting an amazing sample of the wonders of the sea. Humpback whales have always migrated past the Outer Banks, and there have been a couple … Continue reading Outer Banks Humpback Whale Highway

Mother’s Day 2016-An OBX Delight

Since it first became an official holiday in 1914, Mother’s Day has really focused on two themes—mothers and family. The Outer Banks seems to represent the best part of both of those. That was on full display today along the beach. Families of every sort were enjoying an absolutely beautiful spring day—the temperature was in … Continue reading Mother’s Day 2016-An OBX Delight