A friend from Illinois just posted a picture of her skunk cabbage poking out of the ground. While I suspected in my heart it was too early for my skunk cabbage, I couldn’t help but go and look. After all, what better way to spend a beautiful, relatively warm Friday morning?
December 28 snowstorm
Nature is beautiful and extraordinary. We can spend lifetimes developing a deeper understanding of the ecosystem, and even more time trying to restore the damage we have wrought. Sometimes it is overwhelming. Sometimes nature should just be a fun adventure. An experience that makes you smile and that you want to share with your friends. Sometimes, those adventures can happen indoors on cold nights. This is a great two minutes: https://youtu.be/vTayJMMS_IA
October 18 (this is definitely NOT in Iowa)