Archive for December, 2016

Education and Conservation at Dickerson Park Zoo

Did you know that a hippopotamus can crush a large pumpkin with its jaws? Neither did I, until I was handed a pumpkin and told I could place it right into the waiting hippo’s mouth.   A video posted by And Blue Sky (@straightontillmorningblog) on Nov 18, 2016 at 4:39pm PST Hungry Hungry Hippos!   […]

Friday Favorites – Merry Almost Christmas!

Happy Friday! I started to type “This week has been nuts!” as the first sentence of this post, but then I realize that I could open almost any Friday post from all of 2016 that way. Just over a week to go until we’ve survived this crazy-go-nuts year! (Knock on wood!) And yes, I am seriously […]

Friday Favorites – December is cold!

Happy Friday! I’ve missed the past few Friday Favorites link-ups, so I feel like I have some catching up to do! I spent most of last week down in Key West (I’ll post about it soon!), which was lovely but made coming home to freezing temps really rough! Looking forward to moving back to Orlando […]

8 Podcasts For Your Holiday Travels

  I just got back from a quick trip down to Key West (more on that soon!), and while I missed the craziest season of holiday travel, I found myself thinking a lot about all of the ways we amuse ourselves while we’re waiting around in airports, trying to survive multiple hours of no WiFi (THE […]