The Moscow Mule is a super refreshing vodka cocktail that first became popular in the 1950s. Making a Moscow Mule is as simple as it gets, but the secret to a good Moscow Mule is starting with a good Ginger Beer.
Feeding a baby wild bird is an enormous undertaking and takes time and dedication. Whenever possible, babies should be left with their parents: they will always be best off with their own, avian mum and dad. However,...
You've Found A Helpless Baby Bird...Now What?
Ravens, members of the clever Corvid family, have the largest brain in relation to body size, of any bird. They are excellent problem solvers, can create and use tools and have superb memories. Scientists consider an...
This is a super quick and easy recipe. The ingredients are rich and the result is a meal that everyone in my family enjoys.
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Chances are good that, sooner or later, everyone will come across a hurt or sick wild bird. Many of us want to help, but don't necessarily know what to do. Well actually, you can help and here is how...
I absolutely love short hair styles and greatly envy any woman who looks good with one.
No hot water? Don't call the plumber quite yet. Take a moment to troubleshoot because there are several minor issues that are easy to fix.
Most of the time a leaky faucet is a quick and easy fix.
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Water damage can be extremely costly, not to mention inconvenient. Should you suddenly find yourself in a rapidly flooding home, knowing how to stop the deluge quickly could make all the difference.
Warning, what you are about to read is not a politically correct story. This is a true story about how hard working, small business owners can be completely ruined by the mistakes of a greedy, money spending, imprudent...
The Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum) is a land-dwelling amphibian that returns to the water to breed. Like most amphibians, Tiger Salamander young metamorphose from a water-breathing larva to an air-breathing adult.
Yellowstone National Park hosted nearly 3.7 million visitors last year. When you have had enough of the crowds and are ready to enjoy a little breathing room, follow me...
Every proper woman knows the rule: "No long hairstyles after 4o." Long hair is for women in the flower of their youth. It's beautiful, sexy, and feminine and we all know that women over 40 are none of those...
Chicken for Dinner Again? Try This easy recipe for something differently delicious.
You've seen them, those extra-large, giant or even enormous bottles of wine or champagne. But do you know the names for these different wine bottle sizes
Some of the most beautiful, scenic and natural sites to camp are also full of wildlife. If you play it safe, there is absolutely no reason not to camp in bear country.
Fictional short story for children
A detailed story of the life-cycle of swallowtail butterflies.
15 Hiking in Bear Country Dos and Don'ts
My child, probably the only kid on this planet that when he hears "we're going to Disney World" crumples into a heap of anxiety and despair. That was his first reaction, then came the total defiance: "I'm...
Originally from India, the use of curry is now common in the cuisine of many countries such as Thailand, China, and Japan, The word "curry" actually translates to "sauce" but is used in Western...
What is a truffle? No doubt you have seen truffles on restaurant menus or you have truffle recipes which call for shaved truffles, truffle salt or truffle oil. Maybe you have even cooked with truffles but are still not...
You will not find this recipe under a quick or easy recipe search. It takes a little extra time, but you will be rewarded with the best, most sumptuous, melt-in-your mouth beef short ribs you have ever had.
Having good hair also means taking into consideration the hair thickness and texture as well as the shape of the face that it is framing.
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In the mood for something fried and fantastic? Try delicious Apple Fritters.
I have decided to make it my mission this summer to provide a little oasis for the migrating Monarch butterflies and their caterpillars in my own backyard.
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Absinthe has a certain mysterious allure; it has been taboo in America and most of Europe for the better part of the last century. Before it was banned, absinthe was an extremely popular but intriguingly controversial...
Scientists, tourists, photographers and wildlife watchers all followed the progress of this one extraordinary wolf.
There are a number of reasons why I love pumpkin bread, not the least of which is: it's easy. I appreciate an easy recipe when cooking with young people who want to participate as much as possible. Also, it is...
The Question Should Not Be Are You For or Against Wolves but How Can Humans and Wolves Better Coexist.
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Look for these silky nests on the Thistle plants about the time that the Thistles are about to flower.When the caterpillars are close to pupating at the end of the fifth instar, they will become suddenly active as they...
program has specially trained Karelian Bear dogs to effectively discourage these bears from returning to human populated areas, thus saving them from being destroyed.
The Mourning Cloak or Species: Antiopa (Family: Brushfoot, Sub-fam: Nymphalinae, Genius:Nymphalis) has one of the longest lifespans of all butterflies as it estivates (a period of dormancy during the summer) and also...