A-to-Z Challenge: Light

Hello, hope you had a wonderful weekend! One of nature’s most amazing natural phenomena is bio-luminescence, the ability of an organism to create its own light. Mother Nature is astounding! Two years ago, MIT engineers embedded nano particles into a watercress plant so that it will glow in the dark for 4 hours. Various startups…

A-to-Z Challenge: Hibiscus

#Quadrille – Not So Easy, Ace Ace, Elusive conundrum Encumbered by your gold standard When did three little lines that form the letter “A” dominate our lives? Iconoclasts have grown within your regime Our pursuit towards the milieu of achievement has developed our acumen Sine qua non in certain realms Alright, my poem may be…

Friday Follies – Ep 2.12 – Furry Inspiration

Hey! It’s time for Friday Follies! Here’s a snapshot from an adult coloring book that made me laugh and feel perplexed. Is it a sign that I shall pet all the furry pets at the animal shelter sometime soon? Gain ideas for a future Halloween costume? Explore a new orientation? Take time to love your…

CFFC – Shadows

Enjoying a lot of photos I took this past month. Here’s my take on shadows!

One Liner Wednesday – Nest Hair

We cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over our heads, but we can refuse to let them build nests in our hair. Chinese Proverb Also in response to: Eclectic Contrarian’s Weirdoff Tag

FOTD – 3.20.18 – Indian Paintbrushes

Happy Wednesday everyone! Cee’s blooming tulip is stunning! During my walks when I need a break from studies, I love the beautiful fields I encounter around this time of year. San Antonio has a breathtaking countryside filled with wild flowers. When you look at an Indian Paintbrush flower up close, it looks like a twinkling…

#FOTD – Happy Valentine’s Day

“True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked.” 😉 Erich Segal Enjoying Cee’s tulip this morning! Wishing my readers a Happy Valentine’s Day! These are some lovely roses that I took as I was heading to the library. It’s been a busy month for me! Hope…

Shakers Galore

#Haiku – Shakers Galore Curiosity rousedColors delighting a guestA still micro world Greetings! I never thought that the first time I hold a hand grenade is when teaching a friend how to make summer rolls in her kitchen. Believe it or not, these are real grenades that have been re-purposed as salt and pepper shakers!…

Bluebirds of Happiness~

Western Bluebirds live at The Holler, but basically never visit The Holler Spa. So you can imagine how thrilled I was when these beauties showed up in force! I am convinced they came, as bluebirds of happiness, to wish you a very Merry Christmas and even Happier New Year! To you and yours this season,…

Fun Friday Folly – Ep 1.8

This might be funnier to a Spanish speaker, but it caught my attention! So the other day, my coworker gives me some Mexican candy which I didn’t mind trying out. Another coworker walks into the room and looks at the wrapper and tells me that “lengua” stands for tongue in Spanish. “WHAT?” I immediately take…