Why Does February Only Have 28 Days?

It’s Okay To Be Smart explains why February is one of the strangest months on the calendar.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Yellow, Or: Autumn Is Late

Autumn Is Late

This week’s photo challenge calls for something yellow, so I had to go a little further into my photo folder. This was one of the first test shots I took with the Nikon D3300. I’m not crazy about the subject matter, but the colors turned out great!


Where Do Birds Go In Winter?

You probably already know, but it’s more complicated than you might think. Joe at  It’s Okay To Be Smart breaks it down.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring, Or: The Red Twins


Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring, Or: The Red Twins

This week’s photo challenge is all about spring. If you’ve been keeping up with the blog, you’ve probably noticed I’ve already posted quite a few spring flowers. These are new, though; these are actually part of a quartet that bloomed last week. Each of those flowers is 6 1/2 inches in diameter!