To Speak For The Trees by Diana Beresford-Kroeger ~ARC Review~

"Never waste a minute. The most precious thing you have is your time. Our lives are narrowed by birth and death and in-between lies everything you set yourself to achieve." To Speak For The Trees Thank you, NetGalley, Diana Beresford-Kroeger, and Timber Press for the opportunity to read this book! It was released on October … Continue reading To Speak For The Trees by Diana Beresford-Kroeger ~ARC Review~

Nature’s Best Hope by Douglas W. Tallamy ~Review~

“Ninety-five percent of the country has been logged, tilled, drained, grazed, paved, or otherwise developed. Our rivers have been straightened and dammed (damned?), and several no longer reach the sea. Our air has been polluted, our aquifers pumped nearly dry, and our climate changed for centuries to come.”Douglas W. Tallamy Nature's Best Hope is the … Continue reading Nature’s Best Hope by Douglas W. Tallamy ~Review~

Bringing Nature Home by Douglas W. Tallamy ~Review~

"Today's gardeners are so concerned about the health of their plants that they run for the spray can at the first sign of an insect. Ironically, a sterile garden is one teetering on the brink of destruction."Bringing Nature Home Bringing Nature Home by Douglas W. Tallamy is a book that made me think of my … Continue reading Bringing Nature Home by Douglas W. Tallamy ~Review~

The Secret Wisdom of Nature by Peter Wohlleben ~Audiobook Review~

"We know nature can heal itself in certain circumstances, but we also know that this takes time..."Peter Wohlleben I can't get enough of Peter Wohlleben's passion for nature. The Secret Wisdom of Nature is the third book in his The Mysteries of Nature Series. I am going out of order, but thankfully that doesn't matter … Continue reading The Secret Wisdom of Nature by Peter Wohlleben ~Audiobook Review~

The Overstory by Richard Powers ~Audiobook Review~

“What you make from a tree should be at least as miraculous as what you cut down.”The Overstory It makes me wonder why we don't priorities trees. They are not only extremely important to our survival on this planet as well as many other creatures but they are also embedded in our societies all over … Continue reading The Overstory by Richard Powers ~Audiobook Review~

The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben ~Audiobook Review~

"When you know that trees experience pain and have memories and that tree parents live together with their children, then you no longer just chop them down and disrupt their lives with larger machines."Peter Wohlleben Do you want to know my first impression of The Hidden Life of Trees? I thought JRR Tolkien wrote it. … Continue reading The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben ~Audiobook Review~

The Nature of Oaks by Douglas W. Tallamy ~ARC Review~

Thank you so much NetGalley, Douglas W. Tallamy, and Timber Press for the opportunity to read this book! My husband and I recently purchased an acre in the mountains in Southern California. We have plans to build a home and get further away from the city. This property is covered with oak trees. Specifically, Coastal … Continue reading The Nature of Oaks by Douglas W. Tallamy ~ARC Review~