Monthly Archives: August 2008

Lady Bug Invasion!

A ladybug invasion? It can happen. At certain times of the year, these little red and black bugs will gather in gigantic groups. I don’t think they’re trying to keep warm, but there must be something comforting about it for … Continue reading

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Pet Health for Human Health

Pet health can be a good excuse to keep yourself in tip top form! I’ve read recently that people who own pets tend to be calmer, happier and hence healthier humans. Add a little outdoor exercise to that idea and … Continue reading

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Pot Bellied Pig Pets

I was surprised to learn that Reese Witherspoon is fond of pot bellied pigs. In fact she took her two young children out to shop for one. The one she chose was adorable; but of course, I think most baby … Continue reading

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Highland Cow Cutie

A miniature Highland cow made an appearance recently on a TV show about a woman who raised all kinds of farm animals and took them around to schools for children to pet and feed. I loved the footage of 6 … Continue reading

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Hyacinth Macaw Bird Photo

The lovely hyacinth macaw from eastern and central South America is a breathtakingly beautiful shade of blue. It’s the largest flying parrot in the world; I once had the honor of having one perch on my arm, and I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Dog Breed Picture – French Bulldog Love

This dog breed picture of a loving French bulldog would warm any dog lover’s heart. It’s interesting- with way fewer facial muscles to communicate emotion, dogs still manage to tell us what’s in their heart. Dog breeds seem to wax … Continue reading

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Pug Pendant in Silver – Puppy Jewelry!

This pug puppy pendant in sterling silver is my tribute to one of the cutest dog babies on the planet. It was an irresistible design for me because I am such a sucker for adorableness. By the way, I said … Continue reading

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Silver Sheep Pendant Covered in Curls

My sheep pendant design in silver must have been inspired by my four year stint as a country girl in the Sierra Foothills of California (this was in the late 90s). I’ve always loved the way sheep look, and I … Continue reading

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House Rabbits-What a Pet!

I just found a site that is all about the bunny world– lots of cute photographs and comments. A couple of years ago I discovered the popularity of house rabbits at a veterinary conference where I was exhibiting my jewelry. … Continue reading

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Farm Mules Replacing Tractor

High Gas Prices Drive Farmer to Use Mules was a great read! It seems that this particular farmer can actually save money by gathering hay the old fashioned way, using a team of mules instead of his tractor. “We can … Continue reading

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