Big Horn Sheep

Big Horn Sheep

Something new I learned while preparing this post — big horn sheep originally came to North America via the Bering land bridge from Siberia. On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Apple Blue Eyes on Stage  

Dry Daisies in the Desert

Dry Daisies in the Desert

Actually, I’m not sure what sort of flowers these are, but I do know they were in the Sonoran Desert in Phoenix. On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Christopher Elbow Chocolates One Thing, Three Ways:  Great Blue Heron Mallard Ducks at Loose Park

Let Sleeping Cats Lie

Let Sleeping Cats Lie

Especially when they have paws and claws like this African lioness… On Today’s Date in the Past: One Thing, Three Ways:  Box of Chocolates One Thing, Three Ways:  Deer in a Field Help Me Decide:  January Assignment for Capture Your 365 It’s Hard to Stand Out…

Pretty in Pink — Take Two

Pretty in Pink — Take Two

From their pencil-thin legs to their long, flexible necks, I find flamingos fascinating.  Of course, I also like pink… On Today’s Date in the Past: Buddy Approaching Full Moon Wishes DO Come True

Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink

Whenever I see a flamingo, I am reminded of CJ Cregg’s Secret Service name on the West Wing.   When she learned that they called her “flamingo” she retorted with disgust, “the flamingo is a ridiculous looking bird!” I think they’re pretty cool.  And, if I ever need a code name, I’ll happily adopt “flamingo.” … Continue reading