Sorry for the Long Delay

Sorry for the Long Delay

There hasn’t been a blog posted here since Aug 5th. The last few articles were scheduled ahead of time as I had back surgery on Aug 3rd. My overnight stay in the hospital turned out to be 5 days in the hospital. I had side affects like fluid build up in the sac by the … Continue reading

Emma’s Stories Retold – Lizzy and the Penguin Catapult

Emma’s Stories Retold – Lizzy and the Penguin Catapult

Emma’s Stories Retold – Lizzy and the Penguin Catapult ~ by Emma Foster Once there was a penguin named Lizzy who lived with many other penguins in cold Antarctica. As the penguins traveled through the winter, Lizzy watched with great interest all the eggs that lay on the penguin dad’s feet. Lizzy was too young … Continue reading

Some Homes in the Green Forest – Chapter 18

Some Homes in the Green Forest – Chapter 18

Some Homes in the Green Forest The Crow, the Oven Bird and the Red-tailed Hawk. The Burgess Bird Book For Children * CHAPTER 18. Some Homes in the Green Forest. Listen to the story read. Reddy Fox wasted very little time waiting for Peter Rabbit to come out from under that pile of brush where … Continue reading

Viera Wetlands – Candy Corn Moorhen

Viera Wetlands – Candy Corn Moorhen

The Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) has a bill that reminds me so much of Candy Corn. On our latest trip to Viera Wetlands, Dan was able to capture this adult with his camera. We showed you the young one with big feet in Big Feet on July 5th. Here are some more photos taken previously: … Continue reading

Wordless Waterbirds

Wordless Waterbirds

Wordless Waterbirds The GOLD/Yellow tip of the beak reminds us of Heaven. The Bible tells us Heaven has a street of gold! But the best part about Heaven is that God, who created you and me, lives there. The Bible, God’s Word, says: “God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, … Continue reading

Secretarybird – The Note Taker

Secretarybird – The Note Taker

You would like me to take a note? Looking down to start writing! [Notice the eyelashes] “Let not mercy and truth forsake you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart,” (Proverbs 3:3 NKJV) These Secretarybird photos were on Pinterest and I decided to share them. Secretarybirds were named this because: … Continue reading

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Trying To Decide

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck Trying To Decide

And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? if the LORD be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word. (1 Kings 18:21 KJV) Elijah went there and stood in front of the people. He said, “How long will … Continue reading

Andre Rieu – Amazing Grace

Andre Rieu – Amazing Grace

Thought you might enjoy this video. Andre Rieu – Amazing Grace Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost but now am found, Was blind, but now I see. T’was Grace that taught my heart to fear. And Grace, my fears relieved. How precious did that Grace appear … Continue reading

More Robbers – Chapter 17

More Robbers – Chapter 17

More Robbers The Crow and the Blue Jay. The Burgess Bird Book For Children * Listen to the story read. CHAPTER 17. More Robbers. By the sounds of rejoicing among the feathered folks of the Old Orchard Johnny Chuck knew that it was quite safe for him to come out. He was eager to tell … Continue reading

Birds Who Build Pyramids by Creation Moments

Birds Who Build Pyramids by Creation Moments

BIRDS WHO BUILD PYRAMIDS Listen and or Watch Job 12:7″But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee…” Bee-eaters are birds whose way of life and behavior are both intelligent and unusual. There are 24 species of bee-eaters. Bee-eaters make their living catching … Continue reading