Monday, December 21, 2009

Happy Solstice!

Today is the year's shortest day. To celebrate we cut our Christmas tree at Wahmhoff Farms.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Year-round Kalamazoo

Here's a technology that's new to me: Prezi. It's marketed as an alternative to PowerPoint, but it seems like more than that. The presentation may take a minute to load.

Navigation: clicking the arrow below the box should take you through the presentation, or you can press "tab" on your keyboard.

To see it full screen, use this address: and mouse-over "more" to select full screen.

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Snow Day

The first winter storm of the season hit Kalamazoo last night. The kids were delighted when school was canceled.

It's a good day to read about snow science (and see some amazing snowflake photos.)

Friday, December 4, 2009


While this wasn't the first snow of the season, it is the first snow that really stuck. This morning's Winter white was a dramatic change from yesterday's earth tones.