Tuesday, February 28, 2017

hot-tubbing monkeys


Japanese macaque snow monkeys have red faces and bottoms and love to soak in hot spring waters.  You can watch them below as they hang out at Jigokudani Monkey Park in Japan, or actually watch them live via webcam

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

actor Jimmy Stewart reads his poem about his dog Beau


Enjoy this beautifully written poem read by its author, actor Jimmy Stewart, about his dog Beau, on the Johnny Carson's Tonight show in 1981.


More Johnny Carson. 

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

National Margarita Day is February 22


Tomorrow is National Margarita Day! 


You won't fail with this SuperSimple recipe for a Classic Margarita.

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image ©2017 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Thursday, February 16, 2017

praying dog


This dog is trained to pray before he eats.

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

signposts photo gallery


SIGNPOSTS DIRECT YOU AROUND THE WORLD

A signpost--or multi direction sign--tells you both the direction and the distance to another place.  I’ve always been fascinated by them but waited way too long to start photographing them.  More . . .

This signpost was spotted in the infamous and lovely Wrynose Pass in England’s Lake District, on the way to Muncaster Castle.





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Travel articles to inspire and help you plan some spectacular local and foreign getaways.

image ©2017 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

crochet some sweet hearts


You'd better get busy and start crocheting your heart out if you want to have some of these sweet crocheted hearts handy to give to your valentines next week.  Pattern here. 

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pink crocheted hearts