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Travels through North Carolina

It seems like I’ve been on a lost journey since my last post about travels to the Northeast United States. So here is a little taste of traveling northward through North Carolina.   552 more words



HUNTSVILLE, Texas — The work gods recently smiled on me with a four-day weekend.

The wanderlust in me had to ditch the big city for a bit. 469 more words


The Piney Woods—A Great Day Trip from Houston

by Cynthia Marple

Texas is BIG.  As the second largest state in the USA, it has several distinctive ecologic zones. One zone, which is about a one and half hour drive from Houston, is the Piney Woods region. 893 more words


Snakes So Far This Year

When my dog, Harper, was younger, she barked indiscriminately at every animal she found.  Then she figured out that if it was a snake, I would make her come away from it, and she changed her reactions. 821 more words

East Texas

A Target-Rich Environment

Walking down by the creek today, I hardly knew where to turn my camera. All kinds of creatures were buzzing and fluttering around, and the light was perfect. 35 more words


East Texas Piney Woods

If you told someone you were going to visit Texas they would probably picture an image of a wide open range with some cactus and tumbleweeds. 706 more words