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Fairy Walk – Muscoot Farm

Rob had off  this past weekend and with the lovely weather we tried to spend as much time as possible outside.  On Saturday my husband, my brother-in-law and father-in-law all went to the city to march in the Labor Day Parade.  When they came home I took pictures of the boys in their shirts and… Continue reading Fairy Walk – Muscoot Farm

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Nature Walk at the Beach

My grandparents bought a house on Pipe’s Cove in Greenport back in the 1950’s.  I grew up on the beach.  I absolutely adore it out there and some of my fondest memories are of spending the summers out there.  My father used to take my brother and I on a nature walk down the beach… Continue reading Nature Walk at the Beach

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Invertebrates Class

I am going to go out on a limb and guess that most people don’t know what invertebrates are.  Well you do, you just might not realize it.  Invertebrates are any animals that are multi-cellular, do not have a spine, and do not have cell walls.  Think corals, sponges, bugs, shell fish including crabs and… Continue reading Invertebrates Class

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Cranberry Lake Preserve

  Cranberry Lake Preserve is a 190 acre gem nestled in West Harrison.  Since 1967 it has been a wildlife preserve for migrating birds, turtles, and dragonflies.  There are several different habitat types including a large lake, cliffs, scrubland, mixed hardwood forest, swamp and vernal pools.   Here is the trail map and  the history… Continue reading Cranberry Lake Preserve

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Solar Eclipse 2017

The Great American Eclipse has come and went.  We live in New York and we had 70% coverage. On the 20th, my Mom and I decided that we would go over to the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers. The museum would be open Monday and have viewing cards, solar telescopes, a earth moon system model… Continue reading Solar Eclipse 2017

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Tie Dye and 4th of July 

Written by Tracy Tamucci photo editor/ SAHM My cousin and I throw a 4th of July party for our birthday boys every year.  The theme is of course, 4th of July (Red White and Blue), but because they are kids we decided to try to pick a secondary theme each year to keep it creative.… Continue reading Tie Dye and 4th of July 

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May 2017 Events

This is a listing of events in our area.   If you are not local many  of the national chains will have similar events so check out your local store.  The events are listed by date.  If there is a location not on this list that you would like to see added please let us… Continue reading May 2017 Events