Whenever I go out to deer hunt with my grandpa, people ask how I could love animals so much and yet kill them too. Well, here’s why: For one, due to habitat loss there is less food to go around for the animals. If deer populations weren’t kept in check, things would get to the … More Why I Hunt
When I did my series on the ocean (click here to check it out), I mentioned that I would be making a part two of my favorite documentaries, so here it is! As anyone who knows me has figured out, I’m a pretty big nerd. One of my favorite pastimes is watching documentaries, so if you enjoy … More My Favorite Documentaries
This week I’ll be sharing another one of my incredible animal experiences-visiting the Georgia Aquarium! I went for my birthday, and this experience was easily one of the best presents I’ve ever received! I also appreciated the fact that many of the animals there were only in captivity because they were not fit to be … More I Visited The Georgia Aquarium!
It’s been a while since I’ve written a DIY post, and I thought this would be perfect. With winter keeping everyone indoors, I have pity on the animals living in the cold. I love birdwatching and I know all kinds of birds love suet, so make this and everyone is happy! Without further ado, let’s … More How To Make Suet Cakes
Sorry this is late but there was a glitch and this wasn’t posted as scheduled. As I mentioned in my post on the bear bile trade, (click here to read it) I visited the Atlanta Zoo fairly recently. I loved seeing the animals, although I was sad they weren’t in the wild where they belong. Thankfully, the … More I Visited The Atlanta Zoo!
I would like to give a shout-out to my sister Callie and her blog, calliesusanna.com. She has invested so much time and research in each of her posts, and I think all of you would enjoy it. Her website is centered around life, literature, and faith. For life, she posts her favorite things of the … More Another Blog You Might Like
Today, my mind is finally back on land. I recently visited the Atlanta Zoo, and I was encouraged by their efforts to spread awareness on the threats humans pose to animals. (I’ll post about my visit soon, but I thought this should be the first priority) One thing in particular that caught my attention was … More The Bear Bile Trade
Welcome to the last post of my SCUBA series! So far I’ve discussed the history of SCUBA (here), the basics of SCUBA diving (here), and the best diving spots (here). I hope you’ve enjoyed this series, and make sure to continue visiting because I know I’ll revisit this subject again someday. I must admit although I’ve never … More SCUBA Gear: What to Buy and What not to Buy
Welcome back to my SCUBA diving series! I have always been fascinated by the underwater world, and one of the best ways to explore it is through SCUBA diving. As Jaques Cousteau said, “The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever,” and I am indeed spellbound. If you are … More SCUBA Diving 101
This week I’ll take a break from my SCUBA series to promote a few organizations. If you’re interested in participating in Giving Tuesday, this post is perfect for you! -Cornell Lab of Ornithology The Cornell Lab is dedicated to preserving birds and other wildlife. They are committed to learning about the animals we share this … More Conservation Organizations You Should Support
Welcome back to my series about SCUBA diving! I think one of the easiest ways to learn about life is to see it up close, so today I’ll be showing you some of the best places to do so. Of course, you still may have your doubts about diving, after all SCUBA diving is rather … More Best SCUBA Diving Sites
Now that you know all about the ocean, you want to get in it, right? Well, what better way to do that than SCUBA diving? As I researched the ocean I became very interested in SCUBA, so this series I’ll share all you need to know about equipment, the best diving spots, various diving techniques, … More My New Series- SCUBA Diving!
Welcome to the last post of this series! I hope you’ve enjoyed learning about the ocean and are more cautious about how you let yourself impact the environment. Remember to subscribe to my email list and comment what your favorite post of this series has been! Ok, so if you’ve kept up with this series … More You’re Eating Plastic!
Sharks. The most deadly creatures on earth, killing countless people, the very fish that keep us in the shallow ends. I mean, they murder people all of the time, right? Wrong! These misunderstood animals are actually injured and killed by humans more than people are by them! This week, I’ll talk about sharks, the most misconstrued … More Addressing the Elephant in the Ocean
In my last post I discussed the effects we have on the environment and what damage that causes. I briefly mentioned coral bleaching in that post, but this week I’ll explain this process in more detail. I hope you enjoy this post! As anyone who runs a reef tank knows, corals are VERY easily stressed. … More What is coral bleaching?