Today we went to a Birding Class to learn the basics about birding and tips and tricks on how to identify birds. The gentlemen at Estero Llano Grande that gave the class we knew from some previous bird walks we took there and the other birders that were attending the class were also not really […]
01/12/2019 We slept in and I thought it would turn into a lazy morning but we skipped breakfast and went to Bentsen Rio Grande Valley State Park to enjoy the sunny but cool morning. We were not disapointed at all. We were lucky enough to catch the Tram and did not have to walk much. […]
When we went out to dinner one night we saw these green parakeets swarm in the parking lot of a shopping area. We went back the next day to take some Pictures. There must have been thousands of them in the trees fountains, roofs of the surrounding building. What an amazing sight to see.
I am really glad we went to the National Butterfly Center last weekend because we had a lot more Butterflies than today. Well it also did not cost to anything to enter as it was also “Community Day” We did not spend much time as there were not as many Butterflies and not many birds […]
One of our favorite State Parks here. Not too much to walk unless you want to and plenty of wildlife to see within a short distance. The Park is located at 3301 S International Blvd FM 1015, Weslaco, TX 78596 Some of the birds we saw were Spoonbills, Snowy Egrets, Great Egrets,Couch’s Kingbirds and some […]
It felt so good to go back to Santa Ana… and now they allow bicycle riding from Thursday to Sundays. I will have to check that out soon. It was still brutally hot so we only took a small hike to Willow Lake , which was drained and full of grass but one of the […]
Took one of the Dog for a hike after work.. It was pretty hot and humid and my thighs are on fire today. Lilly loved it though and that was worth the pain.