Monthly Archives: June 2011

Lions and Tigers and Budgies?

Leaving my little prairie dog friends I returned to my quest to get back to the first exhibit. I made a slight detour to see what was in a large barn like building. This is the “Little Critters” exhibit. It … Continue reading

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Franklin Park Zoo

Another wonderful day, sunny and warm. I had to go to work for just an hour for a mandatory meeting. The meeting was at 11:00 in the morning so it kind of limited what I could do for the day … Continue reading

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I was just thinking

I was just thinking the other day that sometimes I don’t take time to fully appreciate what a beautiful area I live in. Since I started writing this blog I’ve been going at top speed to try to find new … Continue reading

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Alaska~ Land of the Midnight Sun

I finally made the first call to start the process for our 2012 trip to Alaska. I don’t think it went too well. Let me back up. My sister and I have been talking about going to Alaska for a … Continue reading

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Wine Trail New England

I don’t know about you but when I think about wine country I think of France or Germany or domestically, California. I know a lot of other places are getting into the wine making business. I’ve enjoyed wine from Australia … Continue reading

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Buttonwood Park and Zoo, New Bedford

Well what do you know? I’m back in New Bedford, Ma.! When I decided to stop at the zoo today I didn’t even think about its location in New Bedford. I was going to Dartmouth to meet up with a … Continue reading

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Let’s get our summer bucket list going

Officially summer begins on June 21. As far as I am concerned it begins when attractions start to open, Memorial day and sometimes before depending on the weather. That said, I have been in “summer mode” for a while. As I … Continue reading

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Back to the Herrring Run

WARNING THE CONTENT OF THIS POST MAY BE UNCOMFORATBLE FOR THE SQUEEMISH OR REPTILE CHALLENGED. If any of you have been following my flickr photostream you know there have been a bunch of pictures of a great blue heron recently. That heron … Continue reading

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A Little bit of Trivia

A friend of mine is a college professor who works with foreign students in an ESL program. ( English as a second language). I happened to run across a quiz on Travel in the USA that is geared to the … Continue reading

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Award Winner

WOW I am speechless! I mean it. I don’t know what to say! Blog awards…who knew! I want to thank Patti from http://learnmoreeveryday.wordpress.com for even thinking of me. I’m so new to this blogging business that I’m still green or wet behind … Continue reading

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