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Chronicles of a Suburban Nature Mom
Hiker, musician, artist, homeschooling mom … sharing educational activities and images of natural beauty from around the San Francisco Bay and beyond.
Family Nature Tips
Travel Around & Beyond the Bay
In the Bird House
Signs of Spring: The Return of the Turkeys
Turtles: Japanese Garden, Hayward
Neighborhood Wildlife: Squirrel (Three-Legged)
Neighborhood Wildlife: Young Buck
Neighborhood Wildlife: Deer
Beautiful Butterflies: California Academy of Sciences
Animal Tracks: Mountain Lion?
Sleepy tiger + discount to the Oakland Zoo
Egrets, Lake Chabot Regional Park
Western Grebe, Shorebird Park
Deer on the Hill
Monarch Butterfly Nature Preserve, Natural Bridges State Beach, Santa Cruz
Backyard Birds: Sparrows
Acorn Woodpecker, Sunol Regional Wilderness
Backyard Birds: Steller’s Jay
Backyard Birds: Golden-Crowned Sparrow?
Backyard Birds: California Towhee
Werewolves and Vampires?
Boo at the Zoo, 2012
The Newts are Back
Another Favorite… The Coyote
The Baby Deer
“Mommy, look! A deer on the hill!!”