How To Tell if a Zoo Is Ethical

Zoos have become a relatively controversial issue in the conversation about the ethical treatment of animals. Many zoos have been found to be problematic, providing dismal and even negligent habitats for their animals.  Such zoos may have small habitats, lack opportunities for animals to participate in activities that they do in the wild (burrowing, running, … Read moreHow To Tell if a Zoo Is Ethical

Hawaii Hibiscus Photo Series

Lush orange hibiscus against a backdrop of palm trees

Hibiscus will always hold special place in my heart. Their vibrant petals make me dream of tropical summers and misty breezes.  This spring, I visited Kaua’i Hawaii. Everywhere I went, lush hibiscus seemed to blossom. During downpours, the rain drops stuck to those flowers, perfect and still.  Someday soon I plan to grow my own … Read moreHawaii Hibiscus Photo Series