Gwendolen Groocock is the editor of the Greenport Guide, and writes about food, wine, travel and mommyhood from her home on the North Fork.

Shells of Spring

If you have ever taken a walk on a beach, you know the sparkling waters
around the East End are home to many types of creatures with hard
shells. From big surf clams that wash up on shore to slipper shells stuck on
rocks, they come in all shapes and sizes, colors and textures.