Month: April 2009

Let’s Paint a Spring Wildflower!

“Oh you’re such a squill!” Try saying that to someone at work today. I did! And before they hit you say, “It means you’re a really beautiful blue spring flower!” Then run if they don’t believe you! Well, you can always show them this…

What’s in the Palos Woods?

Oh how I love a good hike in the woods! What’s so great about a walk with a million trees that all look the same? Oh, let me show you… It’s not just a bunch of trees…. Last week I went hiking in the…

Dead Robin Sketch

This morning when I arrived at work I saw a large lump laying in the parking lot. What’s that??? As I got closer I realized it was a poor robin that lost his race with a car.  I’m guessing this poor robin was not hit at a high speed…

Let’s Paint the Crocus!

Oh Boy! Last fall I decided not to be lazy and plant some bulbs and my work just payed off… Ohhh, ahhhh!  I planted a variety of 12 bulbs; yellow, white, and purple. They make me so happy. It was such a relief to…

Why Squirrels Must Go Extinct

just kidding….a little. Wipe that stupid look off your face before I wipe it for you! This mean squirrel ate 50% of the seeds from the bird feeder and then shoveled the other 50% on the ground where his partner in crime fed. They…