The Cosmic Photo Challenge : Birds and bees and bugs and fleas — nowathome

The Cosmic Photo Challenge: Birds and bees and bugs and fleas Birds in my garden Mousebird A Sunbird hiding in a bush Malachite Sunbird Weaver Bokmakierie Bees A bee Bee I love the colour of these flowers and the cherry on top was to find a bee in one! Bugs Grasshopper on diagonal bars of […]

The Cosmic Photo Challenge : Birds and bees and bugs and fleas — nowathome

WHEN A FIG IS NOT A FIG — Something Over Tea

Mention the word ‘fig’ and this image springs to mind: Our neighbours have such a fig tree in their garden that sometimes bends with the weight of delicious edible fruit. A succession of families living there over the years have ignored their plump ripeness, leaving them for the Speckled Mousebirds, Cape White-eyes, Redwinged Starlings and […]

WHEN A FIG IS NOT A FIG — Something Over Tea

Rudyerd Bay — National Parks With T

Welcome back to National Parks and other public lands with T! Rudyerd Bay sits within Misty Fjords National Monument and the Tongass National Forest. Glaciers formed this bay and there is also evidence of ancient lava flows. President Carter declared Misty Fiords a national monument in 1978 under the Antiquities Act. Then the state of…

Rudyerd Bay — National Parks With T