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Nature Close to Home: How Does Your City Rate?

Nature Close to Home: How Does Your City Rate?

breanna.draxler June 1, 2012 0

One of the great joys of a post-graduation summer is the freedom to travel. Unfortunately my summer does not include backpacking through wild and ancient China or cruising the mysterious Amazon this time around.

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Bear Spotting

Bear Spotting

breanna.draxler May 18, 2012 1

As my friend Susan and I headed up Skunk Canyon trail on Wednesday evening, thick shrubbery crowded the base of the ravine to our left. “Do you think a bear would live in there?”

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A Week of National Parks

A Week of National Parks

breanna.draxler April 25, 2012 0

by Breanna Draxler Pull out your hiking boots and put on your backpack. It’s National Parks Week! From April 22 to 29, you can visit any national park in the U.S. for free! You’ve

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Hungry Hungry Hippos in the Wild

Hungry Hungry Hippos in the Wild

breanna.draxler April 10, 2012 0

by Breanna Draxler Hungry Hungry Hippos was among my favorite board games growing up. My pink plastic hippo fought furiously against those of my sisters to see who could gobble up the limited number

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