First Amphibian Emergence of 2019

I’ve spent the previous couple of nights checking for salamanders in my backyard (it’s a forest beside a ton of vernal pools and a swamp). Exactly 1 week ago, I found 2 salamanders. Since then, temperatures have consistently dropped below 0°C in the evening and night, so I managed to only flip a single blue-spotted […]


The first BMW I ever drove, actually.  We were able to snag this X3 for a weekend so I decided to take some photos.  I remember being in aw every time stepping near it.  I will never forget finally getting behind the wheel for the first time.  I was already in love with BMW but […]