Tag Archives: Animal behaviour

After a Period of Drought

“…….flowers often appear after a period of drought interrupted by rain.” I love this quote from the care instructions that came with my Swamp Rain Lily bulbs.  It reads more like a motivational sentiment from a book of inspiration than … Continue reading

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Bees and Spiders and Snakes, Oh My.

“Develop a boundless ethic which includes all living things.” I had just finished finished typing this paraphrase of Albert Schweitzer’s advice when a small warbler hit the sliding glass door beside my desk.  I ran out to scoop her up … Continue reading

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A Bird? Bath!

I know this looks like a box turtle cooling off a the edge of a pond but this little guy has actually taken over my bird’s favorite birdbath!  When I first found him in there I panicked thinking that he … Continue reading

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