Things in Nature

Want to see some manatees in Florida? During the colder mornings in December, January, and February, you can stop by Manatee Park in Lee County. Located in the Fort Myers area at 10901 State Road 80, the manatees huddle in to the canal to keep warm. They are there on... Read more →


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Want the best place to go shelling in Florida? It's on Sanibel Island! Located near Fort Myers, Sanibel Island is a mecca for those who love shelling and collecting seashells! We have went to Sanibel Island every year for a trip for the past decade. We love it there! You... Read more →


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Last night I finished reading "Forest Bathing: How Trees Can Help You Find Health and Happiness ," by Dr. Qing Li. I'm someone who loves the forest, loves trees, and loves nature in general. I'm an avid hiker and camper and love to read about nature, too. This book was... Read more →


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I've had a window bird feeder on my office window for years. I love it! I once had a little list going on my desk of the various birds that had stopped by. My list included cardinals, blue jays, tufted titmouse, and others. It's great! I can be sitting and... Read more →


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This past weekend we stayed for three nights at Lake Griffin State Park, located in Fruitland Park, Florida. The reason we wanted to check this park out was because it is home to the second largest live oak tree in the state. We stayed in site #14, which is one... Read more →


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