A New Apartment for 2015

I am pleased to announce, readers, that this past weekend I moved into a new apartment. I can see my old apartment from the backyard;  I haven’t moved far. The differences are just as plentiful as the similarities in this new place. I am now in the basement of a home, rather than being on…

Birding by the Confluence of the Grand and Speed Rivers

This past weekend, the temperatures edged a little above freezing and the sun was in full evidence in the sky. Hope blossomed in everyone’s hearts that spring might actually be approaching. Birds were more active and calling eagerly to each other, which prompted my partner and I to grab the binoculars and head out for…