Month: December 2020

Winter at the Refuge, with Birds

On a beautiful December 24th last year, I sat on a bench in a little pocket of prairie at Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, and wrote about it in this blog. This year the refuge seemed the perfect place to spend part of… Continue Reading “Winter at the Refuge, with Birds”

Wading a Winter Creek

On a day when the temperatures reached the upper 70s, under bright sunshine, we took a walk and a wade through a cold creek, ten days into winter (using the December 1st meteorological beginning). It was delightful. It probably seemed ridiculous to Barbara‚Äôs kids when… Continue Reading “Wading a Winter Creek”