Category: All about Hoofbeats & Footprints

Have Ice Spikes..Will Hike

It’s been two weeks since my last post, and due to a winter storm that has blown through the Northeast region I’ve been finally able to get caught up on some long awaited work and desperately needed rest. After two days of staying hunkered down at home with […]

A Froggy Weekend

It’s been froggy weather lately. In fact, I don’t think I’ve seen sun in nearly two weeks. And so in all of this rain and cold weather it was only appropriate that I would spend time indoors in a Frog and reptile photography workshop. This was a special […]

With Great Thanks

Today is a day that we get to stop from our busy lives and pause to think of the things to be thankful for. We receive kind gifts each day, and while we may not recognize them, they are there to brighten our day. Whether it be a […]

Down the Autumn Lane

The golden path lays before me. A glowing Autumn lane beckoning all to wander. Oh where the lane might lead? Oh how far does the lane go? To discover what may be found along the lane. Is it perhaps the journey along the lane Or is it where […]

The Praying Mantis

From whence arrived the praying mantis? From outer space, or lost Atlantis? glimpse the grin, green metal mug at masks the pseudo-saintly bug, Orthopterous, also carnivorous, And faintly whisper, Lord deliver us. By Ogden Nash (1902 – 1971)

Being a WordPress Blogger

It was nearly five years ago when I began this blog “Hoofbeats and Footprints.” A dear friend of mine had passed away, but she had written a blog about her life in Sweden and the love of family. Her family printed the blog into a small book and […]

We All Learn

It doesn’t matter our age, but learning is a life-long pursuit. Whether we are human or part of the natural world, learning is essential for our survival. With awareness, we can pursue learning to improve and enhance our lives. It keeps us alive, it keeps us young, it […]