Category Archives: Binoculars

More Birds at my Feeder

A week ago, I wrote about some of the birds that frequent my bird feeder in the winter months.  That would be the juncos, the cardinals, the blue jays and the woodpeckers.  But that is certainly not all that visit. … Continue reading






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Birds at my Feeder

It’s hard in the wintertime to be cooped up inside the house.  One of the things that make it tolerable is the bird feeder in front of my window.  Every morning, I sit with my cup of coffee and enjoy … Continue reading






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How to Keep Warm on a Winter Hike

Winter is a great time to plan a hiking trip for you and your children.  As long as you prepare for the trip properly you will enjoy an entirely different experience from a summertime hike. The most important thing is … Continue reading






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Five Ways To Entertain Your Children On A Car Trip

When you travel with children for any distance, whether in a car or an RV, it’s a good idea to have games that they can play on the trip.  Of course, many cars come equipped with DVD players so the … Continue reading






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Where Can You See American Eagles?

A couple of weeks ago, I took a trip on the Potomac Eagle Train to see some beautiful fall scenery and most important, the American Bald Eagle.  The Bald Eagle is our national symbol and their eastern nesting grounds lie … Continue reading






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Where Can You Go To See Beautiful Fall Foliage?

Yesterday was a beautiful day for a fall foliage drive up on Skyline Drive.  Skyline Drive runs along the crest of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia and through the Shenandoah National Park. My husband and I took off mid … Continue reading






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Six Basic Supplies For The Birder

Birding was something I never thought about until a friend of mine showed his bald eagle pictures at our local photography club.  Birding could be an educational and entertaining hobby for anyone, and it’s a hobby that will get you … Continue reading






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Six Tips for Choosing Binoculars for Stargazing

Why Binoculars Are Good for Stargazing When you think of astronomy, you naturally think of telescopes.  But did you know that binoculars are excellent for exploring the night sky?  Here are some of the reasons why. They have a wide … Continue reading






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