The Flight of the Bats

As the sun lowers behind the trees, the chirping of bats grows as they await the evening meal. The Florida Museum of Natural History occupies multiple facilities on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville, Florida.¬† Three of which include barns elevated on posts housing nearly 400,000 bats with the capacity for over 750,000. The […]

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Where the Wild Things Are

We like to do things a little differently when it comes to the holiday season. My own family will tell you that I have always been a bit of a scrooge when it comes to joining in the rush of Christmas shopping.¬† Instead of hunting for sales, we explored the outdoors at Paynes Prairie Preserve […]

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Welcome to the Swamp

Thanksgiving Trip 2017 was just taking off when we arrived at the Jagers’ place in Gainesville, Florida. After greetings and petting the Chihuahua, Nina, we headed out for a bite to eat at a little Greek place downtown called Gyro Plus near the University of Florida campus. This has to be the best, authentic gyro […]

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