Tag Archives: Birds


I know my last post was about birds…and that’s about all I have to talk about right now. I’m having a really hard time with the course I am currently enrolled in, so my stress level is through the roof … Continue reading

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Bird Banding Time

It has been a whirlwind of a week! But lets take it one step at a time, ok? I headed out to Riverside last weekend to partake in one of my favorite activities ever: BIRD BANDING!   Can you tell … Continue reading

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Trail Running Time

Soon after the 1/2 marathon was finished I was thinking about the next race I wanted to run. Originally I thought about running the Arizona Rock n’ Roll 1/2 Marathon but after finishing Santa to the Sea, I knew I … Continue reading

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All These Adjustments

Whew, what a week it’s been! School started on Monday and it’s been a whirlwind of other things on top of that to figure out! I had everything ready come Monday, or so I thought…and of course, nothing went as … Continue reading

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Catch Up: Birding The Sloughs

Ok, time for some updates! I’ve been at my new place with Whit for almost two weeks and so much has happened! But lets back up to when I was still near Santa Cruz, yeah? I had one last weekend … Continue reading

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Family Holiday

Whew, what a whirl wind of a weekend! So much happened I don’t know where to start! Lets see… So I have been waiting for this weekend for what feels like an eternity! My brother, his girlfriend and Whit drove … Continue reading

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And…I have nothing for you. Haha, I’m gone two weeks and I have nothing to report back to you guys…I’m such a bad blogger! Ok, maybe I have a few things, but I feel like nothing of excitement has happened … Continue reading

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With Irregularity

What a whirlwind of two weeks it’s been since I updated! Things have been crazy busy and with work, Ragnar training and spending time with Whit! Work has been crazy busy and hard. I’ve been averaging over 50 hours a … Continue reading

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Birding Thursday: White-tailed Kite

Birding Thursday: White-tailed Kite (ofbirdsandb.wordpress.com) This is quite possibly the raptor species that got me interested in raptors in the first place. In 2008 I was volunteering with the Sea and Sage Audubon Society to monitor nesting White-tailed Kites and … Continue reading

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Weekend Time

This weekend sure did go by fast! Well, I haven’t done much but kind of sulk around (don’t even ask, I’ve basically been a drama queen lately. LOL), but did eventually get my butt out of the door to do … Continue reading

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