Cape Buffalo & Friends

Cape Buffalo & Friends

I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today. William Allen White Today was not like any other day, I was in Africa, Kenya to be exact.  We left the bush camp late that day for another exciting game drive.  Our guides, Patrick (a Samburu)...
Gorillas Gone Wild – Uganda

Gorillas Gone Wild – Uganda

The Silverback knuckle-walked past me, the feeling of his soft fur on my arm was exhilarating!  After a 7 hour hike through the jungles of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest we were finally with the Mountain Gorillas. The climb to get to them was excruciatingly difficult....
Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron

In January 2012 this year we had an unusual cold snap which froze half of this pond just off of Interurban Road.  This made for closer viewing of the birds because they liked to hang out at the edge where the ice and water met.   The first time I went to visit I saw a...