Archive for the ‘Adventures’ Category

Turpentine Creek – A Sanctuary for Lions and Tigers and Bears! (Oh My!)

  You guys know I’m 100% a cat lady, so when I was offered the opportunity to visit a big cat sanctuary, I was all over it! Bring me all the kitties, please! Turpentine Creek is different from most attractions in that they wish they didn’t have to exist. The animal sanctuary, which is located […]

Crescent Hotel Ghost Tour 馃懟

  Last week, I took a quick trip down to the quirky town of Eureka Springs in Northwest Arkansas. While I was there, I got to check out one of the most popular attractions, the Crescent Hotel. Known as “America’s Most Haunted Hotel”, there are a LOT of stories surrounding this place, and one of […]

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!   […]

That Time I Tried a Float Tank

The thing that happens when you browse Groupon is that you end up discovering a bunch of services you had no idea existed, but that you’re now pretty sure that you need in your life. (Salt room treatments exist? I don’t even know what that does, but gimmie!) One thing I discovered that was particularly […]