Nature, Sweden

Sista April (Last day of April) in Sweden and a little fun with Linnea’s Almanac

So here we are the last day of April. In Swedish, it is known as Valborg or Sista April. Large bonfires are lit and everyone sings songs of spring. Before this festive occasion, however, is the sighting of the first spring flowers. For those of us who live in the Northern Hemisphere that is March… Read More Sista April (Last day of April) in Sweden and a little fun with Linnea’s Almanac

book review, Nature

Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95 by Phillip Hoose

Nature completely captivates me and my little family. We’re out in nature all the time plus we live a mile away from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. When we’re not in nature often times we’re reading about nature. With that in mind, today’s book is a “must read!” As I watched this book win… Read More Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95 by Phillip Hoose

book review, Nature

Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature By Nicola Davies

  “‘Seeing animals in the wild delights me, and it’s that delight I want to share with my readers.’”-Nicola Davies   Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature: This stunning book takes us through the 4 seasons and beacons us out into the natural world. From listening to the pond in Spring to seeing… Read More Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature By Nicola Davies