5 Things I Saw Today – October 2021

Giant red ants crawling out of large holes in the sandy ground. I’ve known to avoid red ants since I was a child. I grew up in a suburban neighborhood when suburbs were a new concept. The split level and colonial houses that dotted the streets were all new with huge yards, woods all around … Continue reading 5 Things I Saw Today – October 2021

”5 Things I Saw Today” – July 2021

Electricity surrounded by water. Everyone knows that water and electricity spell a big shocker. Today I saw the pedestal for our campsite electric hookup surrounded by water. Hmm, that could spell more trouble than a night of torrential downpours.A bedraggled, soaking wet squirrel. The morning light brought more than just blessed camp stove percolated coffee. … Continue reading ”5 Things I Saw Today” – July 2021

5 Things I Saw Today – Camping / Turkey Chili Tip

Baby toads like bugs- Taking a grassy, woodland path to a small pond, I looked down and saw bugs crawling everywhere. My first thought was giant ticks but the scientist in me was too curious to run away. I reached down and allowed one to jump on me. To my utter amazement it was a … Continue reading 5 Things I Saw Today – Camping / Turkey Chili Tip