Category Archives: music

BOOK REVIEW: May the Stars Drip Down & a Nikki McClure art exhibit in Portland

I have posted about the Olympia, WA-based artist Nikki McClure before – about some children and nature-themed art on display (in the exhibit Nikki McClure: Cutting Her Own Path, 1996-2011 at the Museum of Contemporary Craft in Portland in 2011) and a … Continue reading

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Monday thought of the week: part of nature

A day late, but here’s a thought that only came to my attention because I didn’t post one yesterday: I feel most spiritual when I’m out in the woods. I feel part of nature. Or looking up at the stars. … Continue reading

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Monday thought of the week: don’t fence me in

I absolutely love this clip from the upcoming documentary Nature Kids: The chorus of “Don’t fence me in”: Oh, give me land, lots of land under starry skies above Don’t fence me in Let me ride through the wide open … Continue reading

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We Are All Connected – Children And Nature

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Support environmental education in Portland, July 23rd

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Monday thought of the week: the song of nature

A thought: ALL DAY LONG Beneath the pine tree where I sat to hear what I was looking at, then by the sounding shore to find some things the tide had left behind, I thought about the hilltop blown upon … Continue reading

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Plant Life in Technicolor

A nicely done video of footage from BBC’s Life (narrated by David Attenborough) with music from Coldplay. Enjoy:

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Jason Mraz and Sesame Street say Get Outside!

This video is almost a year old, but worth sharing here:

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