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16th April 2014

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Home-schooled cubs being put through their paces during the ‘climbing’ instruction

Home-schooled cubs being put through their paces during the ‘climbing’ instruction

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16th April 2014

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Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious…
~Ruth Reichl~

Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious…

~Ruth Reichl~

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8th April 2014

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Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’
~Robin Williams~
 

Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’

~Robin Williams~

 

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8th April 2014

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Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
~Albert Einstein~
 

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.

~Albert Einstein~

 

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3rd April 2014

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The water we hold sacred is not some abstract image or fantasy of Water, but the real stuff that we need to drink and bathe and grow our gardens, that provides the crucial habitat for fish and plants and  thousands of other creatures, that is the Earth’s literal life blood.
~Starhawk~  

The water we hold sacred is not some abstract image or fantasy of Water, but the real stuff that we need to drink and bathe and grow our gardens, that provides the crucial habitat for fish and plants and  thousands of other creatures, that is the Earth’s literal life blood.

~Starhawk~  

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3rd April 2014

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On a lookout for some tasty sushi :)

On a lookout for some tasty sushi :)

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29th March 2014

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When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away, it’s best to let him run. ~Abraham Lincoln~

When you have got an elephant by the hind legs and he is trying to run away, it’s best to let him run. ~Abraham Lincoln~

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26th March 2014

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Sorry, buddy. You may as well go back to sleep. The groundhog says 6 more weeks of winter.

Sorry, buddy. You may as well go back to sleep. The groundhog says 6 more weeks of winter.

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18th March 2014

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Sadly, the steaks were left to burn to a crisp, since the unexpected visitor did not appear to be leaving anytime soon, and the nice hosts were not willing to ask him to leave :)

Sadly, the steaks were left to burn to a crisp, since the unexpected visitor did not appear to be leaving anytime soon, and the nice hosts were not willing to ask him to leave :)

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18th March 2014

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The loneliest moment in someones life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
~Ramandeep Singh~

The loneliest moment in someones life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.

~Ramandeep Singh~

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18th March 2014

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Watching the world go by ;)

Watching the world go by ;)

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15th March 2014

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In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence. 
~Robert Lynd~

In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence.

~Robert Lynd~

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14th March 2014

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The world is mud-luscious and puddle-wonderful. 
~e.e. cummings~
Photo by Mike Dexter

The world is mud-luscious and puddle-wonderful. 

~e.e. cummings~

Photo by Mike Dexter

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13th March 2014

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Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it.
~anonymous~

Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it.

~anonymous~

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10th March 2014

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While it is well enough to leave footprints on the sands of time, it is even more important to make sure they point in a commendable direction.
~James Branch Cabell~

While it is well enough to leave footprints on the sands of time, it is even more important to make sure they point in a commendable direction.

~James Branch Cabell~



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