Category Archives: Nature

Sniff! Sniff!

How to check and see if you are ready for date night. Wonder what scent his deodorant is?  Ocean Breeze? Marlin Musk? Shark Surprise? For a bit of mid week humor let’s come up with some other “possible” deodorant names … Continue reading

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What rhymes with orange?

Nothing that any of us know of as of yet (new words seem to be created each year) but in this case, what’s orange is this lovely Grand Orange Tip butterfly.  I wonder why it’s a “grand” orange tip and … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Basket Case

Teri  📷

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Spring? Is that really you?

Behold!  We have spring sign!  Hopefully winter keeps away and doesn’t try to nip things in the bud 😉  What signs of spring do you have in your area?  And I’m not talking about you Arizona and California.  We already … Continue reading

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Happy Trails

Since I took these photos the end of February parts of Arizona have just exploded with greenery and blooms; usually not something you think of when you hear ‘Arizonan desert’ is it?  But because of the unusual amount of rain … Continue reading

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Bonsai

Bonsai is a Japanese art form where trees are cultivated in such a manner to produce small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of their larger counterparts.  It is indeed an art form because the trees are … Continue reading

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Wearing of the green and a word about being nice to nature

Here in Columbus, Ohio at the Franklin Park Conservatory it’s once again time for the annual Blooms & Butterflies event.  It’s a beautiful event that I have attended ever since moving here and I now go visit butterfly exhibits wherever … Continue reading

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