Overcoming hiking fears

Yesterday at my book signing (Great event – met a lot of interesting people!), I met a man who said he was really afraid of hiking.  He kept hearing about people having to be rescued. Overcoming hiking fears can be an easy thing if you use the following suggestions: 1) If you are new to Read More …

Bird builds nest

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Healthy Living, Kids Blog, Nature Sights | No Comments

We feel fortunate that nature has made its home on our patio.  A bird has chosen to build its nest on a grill gadget.  Two eggs are in the nest and the beige-colored bird has been nesting for days now.  It is a very inspiring and nurturing sight.  We saw a father bird briefly come, Read More …

Monarch butterflies visiting Arizona for the season

Monarch butterflies, a truly regal-looking butterfly with gold, orange-yellow, white and black coloring, is now on view in nature – and places like the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona. Some of the monarchs are migratory and might live for months while they migrate.  Others only live about a month.  Some are in residence at Read More …