On the Little Red Schoolhouse trail, I found Pokeberry! Pokeberry is a weed that has a hypnotic bright fuchsia stem … More
Month: September 2008
Little Red Schoolhouse Fun
Today was a nice day to visit the Little Red Schoolhouse of Willow Springs, IL. There is a lot of … More
Let’s Paint Crawdad Slough!
This is Crawdad Slough, part of the Palos Division of the Cook County Forest Preserve System. Crawdad is a pothole … More
This morning I had a visitor! Look who came by to my neighbors yard: It’s a beautiful hawk!!! I took … More
How Birds Cope
After three straight days of non-stop rain, we received almost 7 inches in my area and twice+ that amount further … More
Chicago is sitting in the middle of a wet pattern. It has been raining for 2 straight days and no … More
Rock Flipping Day at Horsetail
Yesterday September 7th was International Rock Flipping Day. Thanks to my friend Dave from Osage+Orange, I found out just in … More
Gotta Paint that Weed!
UPDATE: TOM WITH THE OHIO NATURE BLOG, HAS IDENTIFIED THIS PLANT AS THE “FLOWER OF AN HOUR”, HIBISCUS TRIONUM.THANK YOU … More
Paintings at the Gallery
Early Morning Autumn 24×18 This month at the LaGrange Art Gallery in beautiful downtown LaGrange, IL, the theme is “Fall … More