Viva la Vida - Kris Tate Illustrations
The painted bunting is an award-winner, commonly dubbed the most beautiful bird in North America. Capturing it is illegal.
Photo: Doug Janson
The Eastern Rosella is native to Australia and is highly intelligent, is capable of learning a large repertoire of songs, and can be trained to speak. Although Rosellas can be kept as pets, they prefer to have minimal human interaction.
Red Climbing Roses (*Rosa spp.*) [488x366]
HH: This reminds me of a fairy tale I read over and over as a child. There were two princesses and one had a red rose bush and the other a white rose bush.
This is how I envisioned it.
Snow-White and Rose-Red - fairy tale by The Brothers Grimm
Arbor for Pumpkins or Squash
An & Ria’s #First flight - the full film
"One of the things I hate about today’s world is that we take everything for granted. We communicate through light and electricity, fly in metal vehicles, and listen to music recorded decades ago through airwaves—yet everyone is like “whatever.” Which is why I love this video of two old women flying for the first time.
The action starts to ramp up at the 6 minute mark. Watch till the end, because their emotions after the flight, while they are recounting the experience, are pure gold.” Jesus Diaz
Source: Gizmado & YouTube
HH: Never lose your childlike awe of new experiences. Laugh and be brave. Stay curious. These women are an inspiration, not afraid to try new things at their age.