It's well into fall now, with a thick carpet of crunchy brown leaves covering most things in the woods. We took a walk the other day, and I spent extra time looking at the small things that were hiding in plain sight near my feet. They will all be covered in snow soon. What little … Continue reading Small Things, Up Close
I love it that Jane Goodall is fascinated by Bigfoot. Lots of other people are too, of course, but her interest really captures my attention. I remember listening to an episode of Science Friday where a scientist laid out some compelling evidence for the existence of Bigfoot, and it gave me that eerie heebie-jeebie feeling as … Continue reading Cryptozoology 101: Bigfoot vs. Bears
A big part of the reason that I have this blog is to get me (and you too, I hope!) more interested in the outdoors. I've never had an interest in birdwatching before; mostly, I just like to look down and check out the plants while I'm making sure that I don't trip and fall … Continue reading Beginning Birdwatching
Last weekend Sexy and I went out and pulled our game cams out of the woods. We'd set them up sometime in March to see if we'd see anything cool pass by as the snow lessened. We didn't get to much action at the cameras, but I thought I'd share anyway. The highlights were a … Continue reading What’s new in the woods?