The Only Marsupial in North America

January 12, 2020
Marsupials are mammals born not fully developed that live in their mothers pouch until matured enough to come out. The opossum is the only marsupial that lives in North America. The average...

Winter Solstice

December 22, 2019
Happy Winter Solstice!!! The days are getting longer and nights, shorter. On December 21st is when one  of the Earth’s hemispheres is at maximum tilt away from the sun. This occurs twice...

Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree

December 11, 2019
‘Tis the season!!! Christmas shopping is filling stores, Christmas lights are illuminating every street, and Christmas trees are being brought inside and decorated! Christmas trees are soft wood and coniferous. Coniferous trees...

69th Annual Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Meeting

November 25, 2019
This past week I had the opportunity to attend the 69th Annual Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Meeting in Hershey PA. There were many seminars to attend, lots of vendors, discussion meets, and so...

Hershey Gardens Butterfly Atrium

November 22, 2019
Hundreds of beautiful butterflies from around the world are housed in Hershey Gardens Butterfly Atrium. The big tropical themed room lets guests and butterflies safely and comfortably interact at ease. Stands of...