Tag: amagansett


Amagansett Day 3

Day 3 of paradise on the East End. First, a bike ride. Good morning, sunshine. Trees. Now, to the beach. Wine at 3. Boo, at cocktail hour. We pop over the Lunch for a lobster roll. And back to the […]


Amagansett Day 2

Still a bit cloudy, but nice enough for a walk over to the Art Barge. And a quick trip into town. Boo and Kelli play tennis. Friends. Cool weather costume. I’m walkin’ heah! Nice beach house. It’s getting warm, so […]

family, outings

Another Great Day at Amagansett Beach

The kids dug big holes, built sandcastles and generally kept busy playing and swimming. That meant for us? Reading. Dozing. Snoozing. Reading. I read nearly the entire fiction issue of the New Yorker — including both Jonathans — and Sarah […]


More Beach: Sandcastles and S’Mores

More fun at the beach! Photos from Day 2, including a nice portrait of all the kids!       A sandcrab!   Related posts: Photos from Day One of the Beach: Amagansett! Day Three Beach Photos: Amagansett! More Beach Photos! […]


SCF Goes to the Beach: Amagansett!

Our annual pilgrimage to the East End, where we relax on the beach, read books, build fires and drink wine. As you should on any good vacation. Ya phank!?   Little girl!   The circle of friends:   Sam and […]


Beaching It Again

So here’s the routine. Around 5:30, head over to Clam Bar. Order yourself 6 oysters and a glass of rose, and a lobster roll to to. Slurp oysters (and wine) and take lobster roll back to the beach for enjoyment […]


Lunch at Hampton Chutney Company

After biking, we needed sustanance. And, for a change of scenery from Clam Bar, we head to Amgansett Square for the most delicious dosas around. May I present the Hampton Chutney Company, where you can enjoy dosas outside at the picnic tables. […]


Green Thumb Farm Stand in Water Mill

Never again will I head out to Amgansett without a stop at Green Thumb Farm Stand. I was completely blown away by the quality and selection of the produce, almost all of which is grown on the farm right behind […]


Heading Out to Amagansett

A weekend with the girls… here we go! Bikes are packed, book is queued up, and I’m off. First, a stop at the Green Thumb Farm Stand! (Link here.) Then Wolffer: Farmland:   And lunch at Clam Shack!   Related […]


Amagansett Evening 4: Book at the Beach Club

We took the book club discussion to the beach this year with Willa Cather’s ‘O Pioneers!’ Gregory led the discussion, which was also attended by Larry, Linda, Sarah, Lizzie RW, Boo and Kelli. After the discussion, we enjoyed more wine […]


Amagansett Day 4: Beach Weather!

Oh frabjous day! Callooh Callay!The sun is out! Morning walk:   Beach baby:   Now that’s how it’s supposed to go!       Related posts: Photos from Day One of the Beach: Amagansett! Day Two Beach Photos: Amagansett! Beach! […]


Amagansett, Evening 2

The weather is still crappy but we mix some G&Ts, get out some board games for the kids, and then head to the beach with jackets on.   Lounging children: The red bag of wine. Related posts: Beach! Amagansett Day […]


Beach! Amagansett Day 1

SCF fans are familiar with the scene. Beach and pool during the day, an early supper, then back to the beach for sunset and wine. Even with some crappy weather, and a big group of friends, it’s no different this […]


Farewell to Amagansett

We discovered a new favorite unit at Amagansett, and plan to rent it again next year. Two bedrooms, an open kitchen, a big living room and a private deck with an outdoor shower. All terrific. We’ll miss you, The Deuce! […]


Seafood Supper at The Deuce

Our final night in Amagnsett. It was too rainy to spend magic hour at the beach, so we had a little dance party USA with the girls while making dinner. More of those photos to come from Sarah and Laurie, […]



Mae, Sam and Jane, ready to head to the beach. Cuties! Related posts: Photos from Day One of the Beach: Amagansett! Pizza with Cousins! At the Beach, Day and Night Cousins!


Magic Hour at the Beach in Amagansett

Wherein we drink rose and turn innocent seagulls who happen to be passing by into Ratzo Rizzo from ‘Midnight Cowboy.’ “I”m walkin’ here!” Related posts: Day Two Beach Photos: Amagansett! Photos from Day One of the Beach: Amagansett! At the […]

family, travel

More Beach Photos!

Today, Greg and I went to the lighthouse at Montauk. All these years and I’d never been inside. Well, we didn’t climb it. Are you kidding? But we did have a nice day out and about. We started out with […]

family, travel

At the Beach, Day and Night

Our day at the beach. Our evening at the beach. We don’t do much, but it sure is fun. [wowslider id=”28″]   Related posts: Amagansett, Day 1 At the Beach in Amagansett A Day at the Beach Back at the […]

family, restaurants

Clam Bar at Napeague

Lobster rolls and oysters at the Clam Bar. Yes, summer is here. Related posts: Lunch at Clam Bar at Napeague Clam Bar at Napeague Louie & Johnnie’s Cheesesteaks and Clam Bar (Fellini) Fish Farm at Napeague


Art Barge Light Bike Trip

Karen and I did a redux of the Art Barge Bike Trip that Patrick, Greg and I did two years earlier. Well, almost. We didn’t go to the Fellini Fish Farm. And we didn’t actually go to Art Barge. Hence, […]