A friend of mine told me about a mouse who lives in the Sonoran desert and, of all its strange characteristics, howls. For some reason, this replayed itself as I walked this evening in the moonlight. I wondered why it howls? Why do nocturnal creatures howl? Howling. Moon. Scientists will come up with reasons like […]
He scatters the frost like ashes — Psalm 147:16 The first day of winter has passed. The descent is complete. Baptized into the darkness, creation emerges ready for the light to invade, gradually. Each day, the sun will shine a little longer. Winter is a time of waiting. The seeds rest in their hulls. The […]
Meet the Gerhardt family — a pair of wildlife biologists who brought their kids up in a unique way, by bringing them up in the field. Nate Gerhardt is a Central Oregon filmmaker. Check out more of his work here: https://vimeo.com/user13176434
Snippets from books by Patrick Barkham, a renowned nature and travel writer from the UK
Here’s seven lovely stories for kids from 1 to 92 to inspire you to get outside in the frosty air.