MSU Science Fest

One of our favorite events of the year is coming up in about a month! The Michigan State University Science Festival has a variety of science based activities, talks, presentations, demos and community events for all ages. Our family has participated for the last four years and this event gets bigger and better every year! … More MSU Science Fest

Baby Cardinals

Our backyard is lined by pine trees and bird feeders. I love their delicate songs and watching them fly to and from their bird destinations. Our kids love to identify the birds (and one tiny squirrel we don’t mind feeding) and help keep the feeders full. This year we have a beautiful pair of cardinals that … More Baby Cardinals

Albino Robin

I absolutely love birding. I try to get better at identifying calls, plumage and bird types whenever I have the chance. Thankfully I have a window in my office, so that is pretty much all the time. On car trips the kids and I try to identify the birds we see out the window. We … More Albino Robin

Elusive Eagle

The sighting of a pair of eagles building a nest along the River Trail became big news in the area about a month ago. Lansing State Journal Two weeks ago we set out on a nice evening to get a glimpse of the two Bald Eagles before all the leaves were on the trees. The eagles … More Elusive Eagle