I went to the zoo yesterday with my son and his entire first grade class. I’m always astounded by the size and personalities of all the different animals. I was especially enthralled by this darling little Mandrill Baboon and his mother. He wanted to play so badly and his mom was incredibly protective of him, as if we could come through the glass and hurt him in some way. We saw lions, crocodiles, snakes, elephants, giraffes, and birds of all types.
There were some stunning creatures.
We had lunch at a picnic table in a clearing with the sun shining on us. It was such a different pace of life for me. When lunch was over we packed up and walked over to this little painted cottage just beyond the clearing. It was a little house of bugs.
I know, you might be hardly holding it together at this point, due to …