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.