Category Archives: animals

Zeus… The Mighty Ball Python!

Edison finally got his pet snake…   … A baby ball python named Zeus!     Zeus feels amazing to touch!! He is silky and smooth 🐍    ❀️🐍❀️🐍❀️🐍❀️🐍❀️🐍❀️🐍 I think Zeus likes his new home just as much as we like him being part of our family!       

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Workshop Makeover- part#1… And my first big FISH!

Summer is upon us.  It’s hard to be a wild family when the temperature is in the 90’s and the sun is so intense that sunscreen barely blocks the powerful rays from my fair children’s skin. I had a little boy ask me yesterday why Eli’s face was dirty… I said, “Honey, his face just …

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Bringing our pets into the Wild

Eli took Hagrid, his Bearded Dragon!     Simone took Clover, her Bunny.   And I brought Daisy, our German Shepard       It was such a cool evening 😊 The animals enjoyed relaxing at the park!    We even found an owl pellet!!   

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Fishing class 101

We went to a fishing class today.    We learned about fishing poles and how to cast it into the water.  For a closed reel: you hold the button, pull your arm back and as you bring your arm foward you release the button which allows your line to soar into the water. The kids …

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Our 1st Youth Fishing Experience πŸŽ£

We woke up early this morning and headed out to some local fishing ponds! Our city was hosting a youth fishing experience.     We were super lucky to have an experienced fisherman helping us out… We learned a lot, had fun, and even got a trophy!    All the kids caught a fish!    Simone’s …

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Upcycled jeans sewn into fishing pole cases

The kids and I are going to learn how to fish this summer. 🎣 We will be taking 5 different classes as well as practice at our local park! We have attempted to fish before… Β BUT …we hardly ever caught anything and our poles kept breaking apart and getting tangled together 😡 So- yesterday we …

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Land Snakes Alive πŸ

Today we went to the river with some friends to celebrate Memorial Day πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ   We had a fantastic day in the sun β˜€οΈ Burying each other   I LOVE how much Simone laughed at Eddie as he escaped from the sand!     Jumping out of trees into the water… I even jumped… What a Thrill!    …

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Tower Grove Park Tour… And observing ducks and geese

We went to Tower Grove Park today. We first visited with a statue of William Shakespeare. There are four Shakespeare plays represented around the statue… Near the statute is the one of the oldest trees in the park… A true original from when Henry Shaw founded the park. Mulberry Tree The tree has been there for 136 …

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Bunny carrier 🐰

Clover- the newest member of our WILD Family has been just about everywhere with us 🐰 – from baseball games to park tours! I wanted to show how Clover is so easily transported and kept safe while we are out and about! A vintage Picinic Basket bought for just a few dollars at a thrift …

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Introducing… Clover 🐰

Remember how Simone got a promise of a baby bunny on her birthday? (Notice the stuffed rabbit in the cages?) Well… She got one!! It was pretty hard finding a bunny for her! We looked at rescue sites including the humane society and the rabbits up for adoption where HUGE and not the right choice …

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