Connect with Nature

Fall Garden Prep

Fall Garden Prep

The summer heat is here, but we are looking ahead to the fall.  What will we do to get the garden ready?   1. Take out plants that are not working ...
Take a Hike: Stough Canyon Park

Take a Hike: Stough Canyon Park

  Last week I revisited one of my favorite local hiking spots, Stough Canyon Park.  This expansive Burbank park is home to several look-out spots ...
Birds of Southern California:  The Return of the Red-Tailed Hawk

Birds of Southern California: The Return of the Red-Tailed Hawk

The neighborhood was visited by a red-tailed hawk AGAIN. These majestic creatures can be seen flying over the greener parts of LA, looking for a li...
Take a Hike:  Surprising Animal Sightings at Griffith Park

Take a Hike: Surprising Animal Sightings at Griffith Park

There is a magical hike that I love at Griffith Park.  On this hike I have seen a variety of animals...

Birds of Southern California: The Red-tailed Hawk

Birds of Southern California: The Red-tailed Hawk

While sitting at the desk in my home office I am facing "The Balcony Garden."   The balcony's view is north, with a spanning view from east to wes...