Someone suggested that I needed to do a cleansing bird post…
Breathe in the turkey vulture, breath out. Breathe it in once more, savor it aaaaaaand exhale. And I remember all the reasons I love birds.
In all the craziness of the last week of 2013 I forgot that it was quite the year [...]
I’ve had a few people tell me that calling out sexism when it happens isn’t that easy and that I don’t know what I’m talking about. Let me show an example.
At first I didn’t want to bring this up because I think the man who wrote this on his blog thought, “Wow, Brooke and [...]
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A friend took me to task for writing about someone’s Facebook post on my blog because it was a private conversation on her wall. I disagreed because Facebook is not private. Yes, I have a “private” page and a “public” page but I ultimately know that anything on my “private” [...]
People have asked for it and I can only be in so many places at once, so here it goes. Would you like to have some one on one time with me for digiscoping practice? I’m now offering private digiscoping workshops. If you are in the Twin Cities metro area and would like to [...]
I took some of my own advice on being furloughed and headed out of Minnesota to visit with my family in Indiana. I joined my mom and some of my sisters for time at one of the family cabins in Brown County State Park. Above I am lip synching to the Trolololo song [...]
Sometimes, I just need a cleansing look at a bird. That is what gets me through the day. I love this immature male rose-breasted grosbeak. Barely a few months old and he eats at the feeder on his way to a marathon flight into Central America. Good luck, dude.
With the federal government [...]
Yesterday I got an email from one of our local stations asking if I had time to talk about the changes the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made to the state endangered species list. There were several animals and plants that had and adjustment but including birds. You can view the segment here.
The reporter [...]
This is a very sweet little cartoon narrated by Narrated by Stephen Fry and voiced by Alistair McGowan called The Lonely Dodo and is just under four minutes. It’s quite funny and I dare you not to say, “dodo” for the rest of the day.
To learn more, visit Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust’s Lonely [...]
Fresh back from a vacation in Europe and whoa is my dance card full! If you are looking for a copy of my book or you would like to get your copy autographed, I will be doing all sorts of signings. I was updating my appearances page and checking various websites for what I’m committed [...]
I can now add “sober ride for drunk birds” to my resume.
I usually do not answer my phone while bike riding, but I could tell by the ringtone that it was my neighbor Zoe. She doesn’t spend her social time foolishly, so I knew if she called, she had something important to say.