Nature

A celebration of nature, Autumn Cape Cod Home | capecodlife.com

A celebration of nature

By Libby Ellis | September 19, 2016

Architect designed this Martha’s Vineyard home with sea and sky in mind Up-island, beyond the blueberry ridges and the remains of a 19th-century brickyard on the north shore of Martha’s…

Spring Ahead with Fall Planting, Autumn Cape Cod Home | capecodlife.com

Spring ahead with fall planting

By Haley Cote | September 19, 2016

While crisp autumn days await, now is the perfect time to get home and garden landscapes ready for prime time come spring. Warmer soil temperatures in the fall encourage strong…

Celebrate the harvest at Sustainable Nantucket’s Farmers & Artisans Market, Sept/Oct Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

Celebrate the harvest at Sustainable Nantucket’s Farmers & Artisans Market

By Catherine Kierce | August 30, 2016

Locally grown produce, freshly baked treats, and handmade crafts and products are just a sampling of what can be found at Sustainable Nantucket’s Farmers & Artisans Market, held downtown on…

Chappaquiddick—an island that’s tough to spell but hard to forget

Chappaquiddick—an island that’s tough to spell but hard to forget

By Catherine Kierce | August 30, 2016

If you want to get away from it all this fall—if only for a day or a few hours—the Martha’s Vineyard island of Chappaquiddick may be just the place for…

Experience the beauty of nature at the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Sept/Oct Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

Experience the beauty of nature at the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

By Catherine Kierce | August 30, 2016

If your idea of an ideal autumn day includes peaceful walks, fresh salt air, and glimpses of native wildlife, consider spending a few hours exploring Mass Audubon’s Wellfleet Bay Wildlife…

Exploring the World Beneath the Waves, Sept/Oct Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

Exploring the World Beneath the Waves

By Rob Conery | August 30, 2016

There is another world, a bigger world. It’s a world both alien and familiar, and it starts at the beach. It’s the world of diving, and while this world is…

Take a ride on Nantucket's wildvside, Sept/Oct Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

Take a ride on Nantucket’s wildside

By Matthew J. Gill | August 23, 2016

A bumpy beach road leads visitors to the stunning Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge. Drivers attempting to make their way out to the Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge and Great Point Light on the…

The Changing Shape of the Cape & Islands: The tidal flats of Brewster, Orleans, and Eastham, Sept/Oct Cape Cod Life | capecodlife.com

The Changing Shape of the Cape & Islands: The tidal flats of Brewster, Orleans, & Eastham

By Christopher Setterlund | August 23, 2016

Editor’s note: This is the 11th in a series of articles covering the region’s dramatically changing coastline. Click here to see all of the articles. Measuring approximately 12,000 acres at…

Where angelfish fear to tread | Cape Cod LIFE August 2016

Where angelfish fear to tread

By Matthew J. Gill | July 21, 2016

Cape Cod native explores the world’s oceans to photograph rarely seen marine life Ethan Daniels is not your ordinary photographer. He’s not even your ordinary wildlife photographer. A native of Orleans,…

“A noble and primitive wood” | Cape Cod LIFE August 2016

“A noble and primitive wood”

By Elwood O. Mills, Jr. | July 21, 2016

Thoreau was impressed by Naushon Island’s old-growth forest Henry David Thoreau visited Cape Cod and the Islands on at least five occasions during the mid-1800s, “wishing,” as he would write…

Making Connections | Cape Cod LIFE August 2016

Making Connections

By Sarah A. O'Brien | July 21, 2016

Cape Cod artist Denise Kelly enjoys the interaction of light and landscape—and more Stepping into Denise Kelly’s home is like walking into a museum: interesting artifacts, including an ornate telescope,…

The changing shape of the Cape & Islands | Cape Cod LIFE August 2016

The Changing Shape of the Cape & Islands: The Changing Shape of the Gay Head cliffs, Martha’s Vineyard

By Christopher Setterlund | July 21, 2016

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a series of articles covering the region’s dramatically changing coastline. Click here to see all of the articles. Forty-six feet. In 2014 only…

A lot more than just fun in the sun | Cape Cod Life JULY 2016

A lot more than just fun in the sun

By Wes Chaput | July 6, 2016

Profiles of three Cape Cod summer camps with inspiring missions Cape Cod is a place of beauty and of beaches, of restaurants and riches, of artistry and affluence. It is…

The Changing Shape of Esther’s Island, Tuckernuck, and Nantucket’s western shore | Cape Cod Life JULY 2016

The Changing Shape of Esther’s Island, Tuckernuck, and Nantucket’s western shore

By Christopher Setterlund | July 5, 2016

Editor’s note: This is the 9th in a series of articles covering the region’s dramatically changing coastline. Click here to see all of the articles. Anyone who has scanned a…

Catch the wind, commune with nature | Cape Cod LIFE July 2016

Catch the wind, commune with nature

By Nancy White | July 5, 2016

Cape Cod enthusiasts say sailing nurtures the mind, body, and soul Cape Cod is a boater’s paradise. With its charming harbors and inlets, the strong breezes of Buzzards Bay, and…

Sesuit Harbor Cafe, Dennis

Succulent meals, spectacular views!

By Cape Cod Life Publications | June 29, 2016

Savor this list of 108 Cape & Islands restaurants with wonderful water views Are you in the mood for lobster? How about salmon, or tuna, or a nice juicy steak?…

Welcome Back Summer, Cape Cod Giveaway

Welcome Back Summer! Cape Cod Giveaway

By Jenn Shurkus | May 5, 2016

Cape Cod Select Cranberries have assembled an amazing prize package for one lucky winner! Click the picture above or here to enter. Prizes include: MVY Radio: $550 value – t-shirt, CD’s and…

Liz & Pete's Wedding in Provincetown

Inspired by love, history & the sea

By Elizabeth O' Brien Betti | April 27, 2016

My husband Peter and I have always loved the stories of the days of whaling ships, sea captains and shipwrecks. Taking inspiration from these visions of old world New England,…

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