Annual Rock Fishing Tournament December 16-17

It’s that time of year again when Rock Fishing is at its peak! Morningstar Marina at Gwynn’s Island hosts a tournament with a $2,000 prize for the winner of their 2-day tournament, with cash prizes for ladies, seniors and youth as well. The captain’s meeting is at the Ruritan Club on Route 198 on Friday, December 15,... Continue Reading

Urbana Oyster Festival Nov 4-5

The Urbana Oyster Festival is one of our favorite outings of the year.  The weekend is filled with events like arts and crafts, food, a parade, an antique car show, oyster shucking contest, and of course LOTS OF OYSTERS!!! Check out this website for all the details! http://www.urbannaoysterfestival.com    

Nature Gave Us an Alligator!

  Isn’t this old tree that had fallen a perfect alligator?  We just added some fake teeth and…… voila……our own gator at the dock!!!

Cobia are plentiful!

  July was a great month for fishing Cobia!  How about this one?!!!

July 4th Celebrations at the River

Free Ice Cream at Morningstar Marina!  Saturday – Sunday, July 1 – 2 Treat yourself to complimentary ice cream in celebration of the holiday weekend! Free Vessel Safety Checks Saturday, July 1  Make sure your boat is ready for summer boating with a free vessel safety check at the marina this weekend. Mathews Fireworks Display... Continue Reading

Cowork Gloucester VA to host Launch Event

Cowork Gloucester Va is hosting a launch event for local entrepreneurs. This event is a chance to bring local entrepreneurs together for networking possibilities as well as being put in front of local and regional business experts. This launch event provides the opportunity to network with local entrepreneurs get expert advise form the Cowork Gloucester... Continue Reading

How to Make Chilled Strawberry Soup

Chilled strawberry soup might not be you thing, but this recipe might change your mind. It is sweet and tart, memorable to guests as it looks impressive, incredibly easy to make, and little cleanup. This recipe is a slight twist on the classic, adding a little resiling and plain Greek yogurt. Process three cups of... Continue Reading

Best Ways To Protect Your Skin From The Sun

It is important for the future health of your skin to take steps to protect it from the sun, whenever you go outside. Remember, firstly, that not all sunscreens are created equal– pay attention while selecting a brand and style. Make sure, too, to apply a generous amount to any exposed area of skin whenever... Continue Reading

How Sweet It Is

How Sweet It Is

A website that promotes tourism in Virginia has a feature about the use of melons during the upcoming summer season. The feature states that besides cantaloupe, honeydew, and watermelon, there are a variety of other types available. Examples include Casaba, Persian, and wintermelon. The feature cites a chef who prefers not to do much beyond... Continue Reading