Tag Archives: Animals

Sometimes…it’s best to play…simply play…. Nurturing Thursday

~ Sometimes…it’s best to play…to simply play! ~ Inspired by… the play of animals… the play of children… the play of those around us… simply…play! ~ ~ sometimes, it’s easy to  forget how wonderful and important it is to play…to … Continue reading

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The inspiring nature of nurturing…the AMAZING Brown Bears at Brooks Falls, Alaska

~ Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park,  Alaska….an amazing place!  As viewed from the explore.org Live Cams…AMAZING! ~ Holly…an incredible mother! ~ A short video, below, taken yesterday, of Holly, sharing her fish with the pushy little yearling cub!…what calm … Continue reading

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“Bearable”… it may be hard… Brooks Falls Live Grizzly Cam, Alaska

~ Grizzly Bear action, at Brooks Falls, Alaska persistence, strength and fortitude ~ I came upon a wonderful surprise last week…the Grizzly Bear Live Cam at Brooks Falls, Alaska! What a fascinating and inspiring live view of those bear and … Continue reading

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Another “Starbuck Moment” …. the kitty meets the new lion

“A Starbuck Moment” ~ ~ Starbuck, the kitty, (named after the Battlestar Galactic character) receives a smiling greeting from the new lion in their home ~ “Starbuck” Kathy’s daughter’s kitty, wandered into Julie’s life a few years ago, still deeply … Continue reading

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“Life changes….so appreciate and share what we have…make the most of this very moment right now

~ ~ ~ ~ a few words of wisdom that I’ve been trying to live by, especially throughout  the past few days… We all “know” that life changes… we have  “awareness” that the time of  inevitable change is uncertain… but…. … Continue reading

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“Guess how much we love you?”…. keeping our pets healthy, safe and happy

posted Wednesday morning ~ Denali…. …our much loved golden retriever… 11 years old Guess how much we love her? 😀 ~ Nali managed to get ahold of an unexpected pet hazard… …a barbeque grill cleaning brush… hard plastic handle and … Continue reading

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“Let’s all sing like the birdies sing”…nurturing lightness, brightness, laughter, playfulness and joy

~ ~ We have a family of  baby chickadees in one of our birdhouses… chirping….tweeting away… safely nestled inside that birdhouse… …lively voices… tweeting sweetly away! ~ Their sweet little chirps remind me of a playful song… sung along so … Continue reading

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