Winter Solstice

Sunrise: 8:28 AM Sunset: 3:58 PM We finally made it to the shortest day of the year. With just 7.5 hours of sunlight, I’m fairly sure this is the shortest day I’ve experienced in my life. (I also slept in this morning, so I managed to miss the first 30 minutes or so of the … Continue reading Winter Solstice

Walk to Deganwy Castle

Summer has truly arrived in Conwy. A warm, humid, sunny day enticed us out of the house for a long walk from Conwy to Deganwy Castle. We took a route around Conwy Harbor, appreciating the wildflowers and berries growing alongside the path. As we came into Deganwy, we passed the marina and headed straight inland … Continue reading Walk to Deganwy Castle

Conwy Harbor

“I remember the night, on my first visit here, when I lost my way and ended up driving across this bridge toward the castle,” said my husband. “I didn’t know I’d end up living next to it.” We decided to walk to the grocery store yesterday. My muscles were aching from a morning yoga practice, but the … Continue reading Conwy Harbor