Birds

Torpedo-Shaped Bird in a Tuxedo…the Penguin!

There's something about penguins that make people fall in love with them. They are cute and a little homely at the same time. They look friendly, but not exactly cuddly! And they are definitely intriguing. Their life style and their ways of doing things are captivating to study and to watch. Following are some interesting… Continue reading Torpedo-Shaped Bird in a Tuxedo…the Penguin!

Wild Animals

Have You Ever Come Eye to Eye With a Bear?

Have you ever come eye to eye with a bear? I have! I should say "we" have, because most of the occasions of encountering bears were with my husband Mike. The first time we encountered a bear, we were walking around our block in Colorado Springs at night when it was dark. A ranger had… Continue reading Have You Ever Come Eye to Eye With a Bear?

Farm Animals, Wild Animals

A Work of Art…Horses

In the book of Job (pronounced Jobe) in the Bible, God is having a discussion with Job, and at one point He is describing the horse that He created (Job 39:19-25). You might say that God is extremely proud of the horse's beauty, strength, excitement, and courage! It is an Artist feeling gratified about His… Continue reading A Work of Art…Horses

Birds

Budgies, What a Great Pet!

Budgies, commonly knows as parakeets, were a highlight in our home. Our favorite pair was Tinkerbell and Peter Pan (later referred to Tink and Pete). Tink was blue, and Pete was green (by the way, parakeets are by nature green, the other colors have been achieved through breeding). Colorful parrot Parakeets are a type of… Continue reading Budgies, What a Great Pet!

Birds

Rising Up on Eagles Wings

Eagles are mentioned in the Bible at least 34 times. They are truly a wonder and one of God's most amazing creations. My husband Mike and I experienced one of those times of wonder a year ago in Estes Park, CO. We were walking around a large lake there in the beauty of the mountains.… Continue reading Rising Up on Eagles Wings