July in Florida.

In July the rain has kept on coming with afternoon storms, and mushrooms continue to flourish. Many of my favorite trails and parks were flooded, and rivers are high. Going out meant fighting off mosquitoes and no-see-ums, but with essential...

Beaver Lake.

From what I’m heard, Asheville’s main spot for birdwatching is Beaver Lake Bird Sanctuary. A very neat place for birds and other creatures (including lots of ginormous frogs), and there were many of Asheville’s resident birds there, including a little...