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Something to be passionate about

May your choices reflect your hopes and not your fears – Nelson Mandela So……………. My choice is to advocate for the African Elephant. This reflects my hope.  My hope is that we can stem the tide of death and destruction … Continue reading

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Photo Friday ………………Fall is on it’s Way!

I have had the privilege to manage Pilcher Park Nature Center for the past 17 years. I love Pilcher Park and I love Nature! I am now ready to go see the rest of the world. My heart will remain … Continue reading

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Have a Sunny Day Friends……………..

This is a sunflower from our Organic Community Garden here in Joliet, Illinois. I thought I would post it today to give everyone a chance for a sunny day!

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Travel Tuesday………On the Way to Jackson Hole

This was taken on the way to Jackson driving in from Idaho. Such a beautiful river! The entire drive from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole is spectacular! Drive the speed limit ………… at least close to it……….I got a … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday……… Today we go to Puerto Rico

I have been traveling as much as I can the last few years. There is so much to see and do out there that I find myself wanting to see it ALL! This photo was taken in Guanica, Peurto Rico … Continue reading

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We Had a LITTLE Visitor……….

Robert went out to put something into the garbage can the other day and look who was there! He had gotten in the night before and couldn’t get back out. Such a cute little guy. So we dumped him out. … Continue reading

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Summer Solstice ………..May you have the longest happiest day of your life!

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Photo Friday June 14, 2013

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Play in Nature Keynote Address

Today I was the Keynote Speaker for The Will County Regional Office of Education 2012 Early Childhood Education Conference.  What a fun day to meet with and talk to K-2 Teachers about Play in Nature.  Here is some of what … Continue reading

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Dinner Under the Stars Compliments of Chiquita!

The idea for this evening began with an announcement on Facebook that Eric Noden and Joe Filisko would be playing in Memorial Park in Wheaton, Illinois.   They were playing with Small Potatos and Zacbé Pichardo, a Mexican Harpist among other things.  … Continue reading

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