Returning to Dewees after Dorian with Gratitude
09/09/2019

We are back on the island, and working our way back to normal. The kids are back in school. Evacuating isn’t my favorite part of living on an island. For my longwinded tips and thoughts on evacuation, click here. (I decided to write it all out so maybe, if there’s a next time, I’ll remember how to

Webcams on Dewees Island for Hurricane Dorian and Current Weather Conditions
09/02/2019

Webcam pointed at Dewees Island Impoundment Facing SouthwestWebcam pointed at Dewees Island Chapel Pond Facing NorthwestWebcam pointed at Birdfeeder Cam Facing Southeast Typically this is focused on birdfeeders with hummingbirds, painted buntings and many other birds.For now, removed the big feeders

Prepping for storms
09/01/2019

At the moment, all eyes are on hurricane Dorian. I get asked a lot of questions about hurricanes, and normally when we’re prepping to leave or hunker down, everything is so frantic that I don’t have a chance to write about things. As the track moves a little north, this post may be abbreviated. We’