Sea Animals

The Puffer Fish…Uh…No Thank You!

As I wrote in a different blog, our family enjoyed having a salt water fish tank for about 9 years. It was fascinating, and as a home school mom, I felt like part of my science requirement was simply teaching the kids how to make the marine ecosystem work well enough for the sea creatures… Continue reading The Puffer Fish…Uh…No Thank You!

Wild Animals

Have You Ever Come Eye to Eye With a Bear?

Have you ever come eye to eye with a bear? I have! I should say "we" have, because most of the occasions of encountering bears were with my husband Mike. The first time we encountered a bear, we were walking around our block in Colorado Springs at night when it was dark. A ranger had… Continue reading Have You Ever Come Eye to Eye With a Bear?