Sandbars on Cape Cod Bay
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Truth or Consequences
We learned and reinforced so many lessons along the way. Mark Twain summed up one the most poignant ones when he said,
"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely. Broad, wholesome, charitable views can not ...
Due to suggestions by the locals last night, we drove up to Provincetown today. On the way stopped off at the beach for awhile at some sand dunes. Freezing for a swim, but kids had fun with the sand hills. Now Provincetown. Quite quirky and very busy. And this weekend happened to be some kind of Lesbian mardi gra weekend. So was a bit of an eye opener for the kids. Being last night here, we had to have lobster. Yummy ...
... and full of energy. The problem is that when we are running, he is being rocked to sleep. So when we stop, he is awake and well-rested. After giving up on sleep, we headed out to see the Cape Cod Lavender Farm which is only about a 1 mile away. We missed the harvest season by a few weeks, but there were still some lavenders in bloom. There was a charming wooden cottage where we could purchase ...
... so had a brief wander around the harbour before meeting the others at the car for nine thirty. Today's plan is to have breakfast on the way out at a 'Wendy's' that we saw on the way home yesterday. We never found it and ended up at a place called the breakfast food place. Really good place, a kind of traditional American diner. Gordon wanted to know what Grits were, fortunately Deb remembered they were a potato and onion dish. Gordon ordered the low carb breakfast (meat), ...
... be squatting. The house is in the old town, away from the new designer developments with quaint street names like "Cherry Field way" and “Apple St”. Here the houses are all unique, the people are eclectic, and everyone locks their car doors at night. Not the nicest part of town, but it’s a roof. In the evening, Victor’s friend Denny came over and we all sat out on the front lawn and enjoyed the humid summer air. It was nice to relax for a ...