Early Spring Walk – March 17th

My hubby and I went for a walk yesterday and saw a lot of things we enjoy seeing this time of year.  We saw this curious squirrel… Pretty green buds… Turtles sunning themselves… Cardinals and many other songbirds… Ducks swimming in the creek… Many pairs of ducks and geese… A beautiful blue sky… A patch…

Spring Is Coming

I know Spring is coming near by the birds I begin to hear. I can sit all day on the swing to watch and listen to them sing. Soon the doves will coo and I will sing back “I love you!” The sun will be warm and bright when green buds are the best sight….

July Wildflower Walk

This trail is a gem. Look at all of the pretty flowers.  We used to walk here occasionally, but now we walk here a lot lately.  The variety and colorful display of so many flowers is incredible.  Here are the pictures from yesterday’s walk – My garden is doing well!  I love this time of…

Shenk’s Ferry Wildflower Preserve Walk

~I loved visiting Shenk’s Ferry Wildflower Preserve so much!!! Hubby and I had so much fun exploring this beautiful gem. It’s one of my new favorite places. I saw a lot of native wildflowers I’ve read about but haven’t seen before. The phlox filled the air with a sweet floral scent that you just can’t…

Camping Road Trip – April 2018

This week hubby and I stayed in a cabin for 2 nights at Kooser State Park.  We were able to visit 10 new State Parks on this trip, so now we have been to 102 out of 121 Pennsylvania State Parks.  We always try to hike and explore interesting things at each park.  Plus we…

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge At Tinicum

I really enjoyed visiting this park. It’s the largest remaining freshwater tidal wetland in Pennsylvania. When I found out what was once 5,700 acres is now around 1,000 acres I nearly cried! It’s just so beautiful and unique! I hope you will enjoy the pictures taken on April 12, 2016 and it’s worth visiting if you ever…