Megan had a class at the park today. It was about amphibians, one of my favorite ones. After class we got to hold one of the salamanders. I try to do that as often as I can.
Finally, the trivia answer. We made Maple Sugar!
The sap is done running for this year. We ended up with 2 gallons of syrup and enough sugar for the year.
Audrey has been raising monarch butterflies to release them. When we went to the park today we let eleven go. We still have some at home but that is because they have OE so we keep them so they do not spread it. You can learn more about it on Audrey’s blog.
In case you are wondering, yes, this is a composite picture. We released the two, and when we looked at the preview, thought we had seen one we just released in the picture. So, just for fun, we added the last one.
We saw a Bald Eagle today! We even got pictures!
We had gone to the park to sled. Mom brought her telephoto lens to get pictures of aÂ cute squirrel that she seen last time at the stuffing his face at the all you can eat bird feeder.Â The squirrel was not there.