Lorikeets are small parrots found throughout the Australasian region. They like to eat flower nectar and soft fruit.  They are probably the most colorful creatures we saw at the zoo!  

There is an infamous “church” from Topeka, Kansas that regularly makes national news for the hateful signs they display while protesting at funerals, concerts, and other events. I won’t mention them by name or give them another pixel of space on my blog.  Instead, I want to focus on the house across the street, painted the colors […]

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination.” ~ Albert Einstein What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Crayon Photo #1.   Crayon Photo #2.   Crayon Photo #3.    You Might Also Enjoy: A Rainbow of Crayons One Thing, Three Ways:  St. Patrick’s Day

As citizens of the original and largest “melting pot,” Irish Americans will tell you that everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.  Enjoying corned beef and cabbage, standing along St. Paddy’s Day parades, and drinking green beers, you’ll see folks of all ethnic backgrounds celebrating with the Irish on March 17th.  That said, I still […]

I’m not sure what possessed me to play with a box of crayons.  Maybe it’s because school starts in a few weeks, and I still need to buy school supplies for my four kids.  Or perhaps it has to do with the milestone event of my oldest niece starting Kindergarten two weeks ago.  (Yeah, they start […]