Category Archives: Animals

Just Jelly

Happy Monday! I know it’s been awhile, and for that I apologize. I’ve missed you, and I do hope you’ll forgive me for my absence. ūüėČ Today we head back to the National Aquarium to take a closer look at … Continue reading

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Above the Surface

One of the things I love most about the National Aquarium is its variety. Yes, I love the sea stars, fish, and all the other creatures that live in the ocean, but it’s just as fun to see other animals … Continue reading

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Look, But Don’t Touch!

In addition to the thousands of fish on display, the National Aquarium features several amphibians. These poisonous frogs are among the most deadly creatures on earth, but luckily they’re found only in the tropical forests of South America. Including in … Continue reading

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Under the Sea

Intrigued by the ocean and all its creatures, the National Aquarium in Baltimore has been a source of enjoyment for me since I was a child. From the sea stars and anemones to the sharks and dolphins, I love learning … Continue reading

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Puppy Love

As many of my titles seem to be, this one is a bit misleading. You see, the “puppies” I’m referring to are actually our three full-grown dogs. Like many mothers continue to call their children “babies” well into their adult … Continue reading

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Upon a Frail Branch

This Spring has blessed us with flocks of these adorable Yellow-Rumped warblers. They sit in the trees, hop along the ground, and pose on the fence just outside our back door. In fact I’m usually able to watch them while … Continue reading

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Orange Crush

It’s a quick post and run for me today, folks. I’ll leave it to author and radio personality¬†Michael Patrick Shiels¬†to describe the color orange: “Orange is jovial, warm, energetic, forceful, and has a subjective impression of exuberance. It is associated … Continue reading

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Pretty Things

I’m asked all the time, “What do you photograph?” It’s a hard question, believe it or not. I like to photograph “pretty things.” The beach. Sunrise and sunset. Flowers. Autumn foliage. Butterflies. Castles. But how do I explain to someone … Continue reading

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Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! (Again!)

Most of you have seen my original post bearing the same title. However, this time around, there are lions and bears in addition to tigers! There are also elephants, rainbow lorikeets, and a few more animals. As you can probably … Continue reading

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Curious Giraffe – A Riverbanks Zoo Preview

I spent Tuesday at Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens in Columbia, SC. The weather, while bordering on becoming quite hot, was kept pleasant by a lovely breeze for the majority of the day. That weather also meant that most of the … Continue reading

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