Wednesday Wanderings: Crystal Cave, WInd and Ocean Currents, Carousels, and Creative Inventions

Mexico's Naica mine: http://www.discoverychannel.com.au/images/the-cave-of-crystals/ Neat look at wind and ocean currents across the globe. Click on the word "earth" for the menu: http://earth.nullschool.net/ If you know me, you know I love carousels. Here are ten really nice ones: http://www.buzzfeed.com/tjane/top-10-carousels-in-america-to-check-out-5r4h For those who have everything, or so you thought: http://www.boredpanda.com/useful-creative-inventions/     ====================================================== Six of One: … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: Crystal Cave, WInd and Ocean Currents, Carousels, and Creative Inventions

Wednesday Wanderings: If Disney Posters Were Honest, He-Man Facts, School Dance Picture Fails, and Nature’s Light Shows

Some are a bit simplified, and most put the movies in an unfavorable light, but if you were brutally honest, these redone Disney movie posters tell the truth: http://bit.ly/1ssaatr Sticking with the animation theme, here are 12 things you may not know about He-Man and the Masters of the Universe: http://bit.ly/1rYOfWJ Photo Fails- school dance … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: If Disney Posters Were Honest, He-Man Facts, School Dance Picture Fails, and Nature’s Light Shows

Wednesday Wanderings: Pink Sky Wisteria, Creative Recycling, Amusing Signs, and Gorgeous Wooden Cabinet

An incredibly beautiful wisteria in Japan:http://themetapicture.com/this-144-year-old-wisteria-in-japan-looks-like-a-pink-sky/Creative ways to reuse 2 liter plastic bottles:http://themetapicture.com/some-people-just-throw-plastic-bottles-away-others-make-this/Some rather funny signs (yes, you should step back and read it after you put those letters up):http://bit.ly/1syRNmtThis cabinet is just amazingly beautiful (even if it is a beetle):http://themetapicture.com/very-few-things-are-as-unique-as-this-beetle-cabinet/====================================================== Six of One: A Collection of Short Fantasy┬áby M.A. Kropp is a set of … Continue reading Wednesday Wanderings: Pink Sky Wisteria, Creative Recycling, Amusing Signs, and Gorgeous Wooden Cabinet

Monday Musings: Amazon v. Hachette v. Authors v. Everyone

By now, I think most have heard about the pricing war being waged by Amazon and the publishing house, Hachette.┬áThe short version of the now ridiculously drawn out battle is that Amazon wants to be able to cap the price on e-books sold through Amazon regardless of what the publisher or author may want. Hachette … Continue reading Monday Musings: Amazon v. Hachette v. Authors v. Everyone

Wednesday Wanderings: Tower of London WWI Tribute, Bacteria that Eat Electrons, Fairy Tales Brought to Life in Stunning Photos, and 25 Creative Statues

This is not only a wonderful tribute to those lost in WWI, but just a stunning piece of art:http://themetapicture.com/888246-poppies-pour-like-blood-from-the-tower-of-london/Bacteria that eat electrons? Sounds like scifi, but apparently, it isn't:http://bit.ly/1r9pZ62Another talented photographer. A Russian who brings fairy tales to life in gorgeous photos:http://www.boredpanda.com/fantasy-photography-russian-photographer-margarita-kareva/One more art related- Creative statues around the world:http://aplus.com/a/25-most-creative-statues-in-the-world

Monday Musings: A Little of This, A Little of That

Just some random updates and thoughts today: How is the puppy doing, you ask? (And even if you didn't, I am going to tell you, anyway.) He is doing great! He was quite good at his Level 2 Obedience class last week. Much more focused and ready to work than the last time we tried … Continue reading Monday Musings: A Little of This, A Little of That