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Chicago area Birding (Oct 21-Nov 1)

My birding has been pretty spotty the past couple of weeks.  I’m sure I’m not the first to discover that full-time employment can be somewhat of a hinderance to your hobbies.   695 more words


Chicago area Birding (Oct 17-18)

I didn’t have much time to get out and bird during the week so I tried to make the most of the weekend.  Saturday we headed to the… 239 more words


Chicago area Birding (Oct 4-10)

The week started out rough with the 18-25 mph winds out of the north continuing their unrelenting push.  An outing at the end of the previous week supported the notion that most migrants were skipping the Chicago area as the winds whisked them southward.   1,227 more words


A growing boy

Next week William will be 10 months.  I’m starting to think about what to do for his 1st birthday party.  (What???!!!)

I realize I don’t post as often.  181 more words

9 months old!

First, I didn’t know the videos I linked to were listed as “private.” I think I fixed all of them so you should be able to watch them. 285 more words

Just scoop the poop!

Support Chicago Dogs Committee Member Shannon Christian shares her thoughts on the dog ban at Maggie Daley Park and other such Chicago parks. Do you think failing to clean up after one’s dog should be reason to prohibit dogs altogether? 7 more words

Steve Dale's Pet World

This kid is mobile

…in more than one way.

Daddy thought it was time for a walker so we got a walker. Yes, it’s looks like a car. It has a gear shift on it that makes a sounds.  258 more words