Shy in nature, fierce in spirit. Have you spotted one?Bobcats are beautiful and mysterious wildcats. These evasive animals are rarely seen by humans due to their nocturnal nature and their avoidance of human environments. They adapt well to different natural habitats including forests, swamps and deserts. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Dianne Purkis […]
Paws Like Snowshoes – Why the Lynx Thrives Through Canadian Winters.He sat on a boulder looking fierce and formidable. He seemed to be announcing his powerful status of being at the top of the food chain. He sniffed the air, ear tufts bristling and yellow green eyes narrowing. The beautiful Canada Lynx crouched like a […]
The Fisher: A Small But Mighty HunterCan you guess which animal this is?They are ferocious and exceptional hunters. They regularly feed on porcupines, which in itself is amazing for any animal to do. In some ways they are like a mini-wolverine. Most people have never heard of this small, yet extremely tough carnivore. If you guessed the […]
Meghan Keeley shares the importance & benefits of reading with your kids.I am just going to start by saying that intellectually I think we all understand the importance of reading for children. Okay, so now you might ask how do I read with my child effectively? How many minutes should I read to them, or […]
Encouraging Independence through Responsibility.We’ve all heard the term ‘helicopter parent’ and parents are secretly wondering if it applies to them. As a teacher, and nanny, I have seen my fair share of them! While they are always well intentioned, the damage it is causing for their child’s future is much more of a concern than […]
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