July 2012

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The July issue features Paddle Up – Riding the Cape’s paddleboard wave, Room with a View – a one-room shack in West Dennis was a haven for outdoorsmen and Kidding Around – a guide to children’s summer activities on the Cape & Islands. These are just a few of the stories covered in the Cape Cod Life July edition…

Cape Cod LIFE - July 2012


Room with a View

For 45 years, a one-room waterfront shack in West Dennis provided a getaway for a group of Marlborough outdoorsmen.

Kidding Around

A GUIDE to children’s activities this summer on the Cape and Islands


Catching the Big One

A true fish story that hooked a rookie. . . and helped raise funds for a good cause.

Summer Calls for Sangria

A pitcher of sangria contains a fusion of flavors and ingredients—and makes for an ideal warm-weather sipper. The punch-like drink combines red or white wine, juices, spirits, a splash of soda, and chopped fruits. And this… continue reading »

Just Peachy

The peach is soft. It is soft and buzz-fuzzed and perfect, and it is still warm in my hands. It reminds me of my daughter—the way her hair grew in after it all fell out,… continue reading »

Words of Remembrance

As the June issue of Cape Cod Life was headed to the printer, my 90-year-old mother died very peacefully in the company of those who loved her. At the funeral, my brother Kevin and I… continue reading »