• Spring Fling

    April 30, 2015 Spring is rollin’ in on the prairie. Buttercups are blooming. Puppies are prancing. Sand is seducing. And peacocks? Peacocks are promenading! This is, my friend, Chester. As he quivered his feathers, stared intently into my eyes, and slowly inched within inches, I wondered, does he mistake me for a peahen? I do… Continue Reading

  • Bliss

    April 3, 2015 It’s dusk after a perfect 70-degree day. Peep. Did you hear something? Peep, peep. The long-awaited song of the spring peepers has begun! These thumbnail-size frogs which breed in swamps and wetlands during early spring belt out a deafening song. Actually, it is the male that peeps about once every second to attract… Continue Reading

  • Feather-brained.

    September 2, 2014 I have great news! Did you know peacocks bring good luck? When I heard that…. I was so HAPPY for you all! I mean, really, this blog is full of peacocks. You may think: She must spend hours with her camera getting those amazing peacock photos- I’ll bet her house is dusty.… Continue Reading