Earth Day 2020: 50th Anniversary

This year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Fifty years and what a year for that anniversary. Now more than ever before we must not only celebrate our beautiful mother earth but do everything humanly possible to protect her and all of her inhabitants.   She is a beautiful gift to us all. Let’s…

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A Catch Up Session From the 100 Acre Woods

About a month ago I posted about a winter hike and all was normal in the world around us (at least here in Indiana).  Now a month later, things are different.  Our state (like many others) are under stay at home orders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that is shaking up our entire world.…

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A February Hike & Signs of Spring!

A week ago the sun was shining with temperatures still a bit chilly but great for a day hike.  We chose this trail in the Morgan-Monroe State Forest.  Normally this place is lightly attended but on this particular day attendance was up.  People in Indiana are ready for spring!  In the midwest when the temperatures…

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A Winter Playdate With Nature

Today the sun was shining so we took up a date with nature.  This little gem of a park is located about 10 mintues from our house.  Quiet place, few people, and a meandering creek makes this a favorite for all three of us.  I loved the blue skies and the feeling of warm sunshine…

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