Category Archives: Nature

Fall in the forest

I recently visited my old home town’s forest preserve to take some fall pictures.   There was a cold snap last Friday with high winds and most of the trees were denuded, but there were still a few leaves on the … Continue reading

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Fall at the Arboretum

About a week ago, I took a friend of mine to the local arboretum and I wanted to share how beautiful it looked.  I wish I could take all my blogging friends a walk in this sanctuary. * They decorated … Continue reading

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Autumn

“Her pleasure in the walk must arise from the exercise and the day, from the view of the last smiles of the year upon the tawny leaves and withered hedges, and from repeating to herself some few of the thousand … Continue reading

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On wolves and wisdom

One of my favorite teachers is Jungian analyst and cantadora Clarissa Pinkola Estes.  I wrote about her influence on my life before.  I wanted to share more of her wisdom in this post, primarily because I recently visited a wolf … Continue reading

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White Egret hangout

The family and I were on a trip out to a wolf conservatory during our family vacation and just happened upon a small protected area of wetlands in our area. We passed by it…and I quickly let out a squeal.  … Continue reading

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