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Sea Creatures

One of the highlights of my past year was exploring the Georgia Aquarium with my colleagues. I could have spent hours staring at the animals in the huge tanks.

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Funny Faces

This is my son’s lizard, and it cracks me up. Here it enjoys hitching a ride on my husband’s hat.

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Fiddleheads

They are yummy steamed, and look adorable poking out of a forest floor in the spring. Then I love watching the fiddleheads turn into bona fide ferns.

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Butterflies

Butterflies are just downright impressive. From their delicate strength to the long journeys they take yearly. I knew Monarch butterflies traveled very long distances across the United States on their way to Mexico then they come back in the spring. But did you know that no butterfly actually completes the journey on their own? The […]

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Season Changes

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Porch Work and Companions

Today I had a few meetings and mostly email responses for work so I took advantage of the fact that I didn’t need two computer monitors and worked from the porch. A few weeks ago, a robin was busily making a nest in a bush right outside my porch window. Today, to my delight, I […]

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Mountains in the Mist

Spring warmth was teasing the leaves out into the open, and after days of rain we were ready for some fresh air. It was the first Saturday in a very long time I didn’t have to work, and we had a friend nearby ready to hang out. We decided to hike in our backyard rather […]

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Back to the Bergs

April 11, 2019 I thought I missed them – my winter icebergs that I love. You can see them in full size on my post from a couple of years ago. And I was really sad. Then realized I had no right to feel sad. My reason for not getting to the beach to see […]