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Creating a Natural Habitat in your Backyard

Love, love, love this post from @seriouslyseekinganswers so I wanted to share it with you all. Great ideas and wonderful images. The squirrel mention reminded me of a favorite YouTube video I have watched several times this year. It’s 21 minutes-long but so worth it because it’s funny, interesting, and amazing. I’ll post that video […]

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Oh Deer

Recently I’ve been having some close encounters with some deer. It’s been pretty cool. And it’s conflicting for me mentally, but I’m going to enjoy the moments as I have them now. How is this a conflict? After decades of living in western NY where we are overrun by deer, I see the harm of […]

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My Favorite Flower

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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