Sandhill Cranes~They are a common sight at the park we are at. Nathan tells me they are almost extinct though so we feel honored that they are here. I went outside to spend some time with them tonight, just as the sun was going down.
"Our aim in education is to give a full life. We owe it to them to initiate an immense number of interests. Life should be all living, and not merely a tedious passing of time; not all doing or all feeling or all thinking - the strain would be too great - but, all living; that is to say, we should be in touch wherever we go, whatever we hear, whatever we see, with some manner of vital interest." Charlotte Mason