Lots of Nesting Birds, 04-30-19

I got up around 5:30 and was out the door by about 6:15 am to go to the Effie Yeaw Nature Preserve for my regular Tuesday trail-walking gig. The weather was beautiful: about 53° when I got to the preserve and about 70° when I left. Sunny and a little bit windy. I saw LOTS […]

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Even in the backyard, nature is awesome!

During my lunch break at the office today, I found a journal online that I’d like to use for my naturalist class and ordered it.  Hopefully it will get here over the weekend, so I’ll have it for class next week.  And my boss, Sara, asked me if I’d seen the Google doodle for the […]

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Slime Mold in the City!

The weather has shifted slightly, and it was partly cloudy today with big sofa clouds sharing the sky with raggedy rain clouds…  Which is the perfect kind of weather to wake up all different kinds of slime molds.  I sooo much wanted to go out into the woods and look for the stuff rather than […]

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I’m Really Cranky Today… So, Look Out! (*Hah!*)

I’ve had a killer cough for the past day or two and last night it kept me up all night… so I’m exhausted, headachy and cranky this morning.  Look out!  What’s weird is that it’s just a cough with a low-grade fever; no congestion or sinus pain or itchy eyes. I could have stayed in […]

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