Wednesday, June 24, 2015

pet bird takes bath in owner's hands


This is amazing!  This sweet little finch can't wait to jump into its owner's hands for drink and bath!


More birds.

More baths.

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.



Monday, June 22, 2015

the ring bearer at this church wedding is a beautiful white owl


This beautiful white owl delivers the wedding rings to the altar at this church wedding.


More wedding items.

More owl items. 

More owls to see when traveling.

Watch some owls via live webcam.  

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.



Friday, June 19, 2015

listen to lovely music on this 27-string guitar


Musician Keith Medley performs “Ancestors” on his unique 27-string guitar.  He made it himself.


More guitar music.

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.




Wednesday, June 17, 2015

recipe: SuperSimple Carole's Chocolate Cake and Creamy Chocolate Frosting


This SuperSimple Recipe for Carole's Chocolate Cake and Creamy Chocolate Frosting is a personal favorite.  Everyone wants to lick the frosting bowl. 

More SuperSimple recipes.
Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.
 


image ©2015 Carole Terwilliger Meyers    

Monday, June 15, 2015

extreme skiing


Meet extreme skier Cody Townsend. 


More extreme sports.

More skiing.

And here are some travel articles to inspire and help you plan some spectacular getaways. 


Friday, June 12, 2015

fly with the Blue Angels


I actually once had the opportunity to fly in a Blue Angels plane during practice in San Francisco.  But I was young and foolish and scared and so declined.  This video helps make up for that.

 
More airplanes. 

More extreme sports.

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.




Wednesday, June 10, 2015

snowmobile river ride


On a cold day in Iceland, this guy takes his snowmobile off the land and right into a river.  


More snowmobiles.

More extreme sports.

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.




Monday, June 8, 2015

how many capybaras can fit in a hot tub?


These cute capybaras are enjoying a soak in a hot tub at the Saitama Children’s Zoo in Japan.


More zoo items.

More items from Japan. 

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.


Friday, June 5, 2015

cotton candy in China


Where was this guy when I was in China a few weeks ago? I WANT! I wonder how much this beautiful bouquet of cotton candy costs. Anyone know?

 
More China.  
 
Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.



Wednesday, June 3, 2015

talking dog


This fluffy white pooch can talk and sing!


More talking animals.

More dog tricks.  

More dog items.

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.

item contributed by Irene Lloyd

Monday, June 1, 2015

shrine to shopping in China


Dubai--watch and weep.  Let's go shopping in the world's biggest building.  329 football fields can fit inside!


More China.  

Great ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.