I'm only a month late, but here are more photos from our July 4
clamming expedition on the East River.
Middle Sister and her fabulously wonderful boyfriend Ronnie did all the hard work of raking for clams while I took on the arduous task of supervising from the comfort of the boat.
If you've never been clamming before--and I hadn't--you pull the rakes through the mud and sand until
Then you carefully pull the rake up and toss the tasty morsel into this ingenious contraption of a basket that floats courtesy of an inner tube.
Although I forget exactly how many
And they were gooooooooooood.
There are several very serious reasons why I've been negligent in
Right now, he's supposed to be in the hospital for several more days before returning to the rehab facility in Gloucester for several weeks. He's less than happy about this, so in addition to worrying about his physical state, we have to be strong and positive for him.
Hopefully he'll start to get stronger soon, but in the mean time I'll likely be absent from here until some aspect of life returns to quasi-normal.
I hope all is well in your world.