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Backyard Animals: Deer

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I grew up around Texas Whitetail Deer. They are beautiful creatures. Mostly timid, these wonderful animals tend to linger in the woods a bit afraid of people. I watched them in…more


African Animals: Meerkat

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The Meerkat is a fascinating creature. I love the way they stand alert upright on their back legs while on the lookout. In Grace Hansen’s book from ABDO Publishing readers will learn all…more

Awesome Birds: Hummingbirds

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Hummingbirds are amazing creatures. They are so tiny and so very fast. It fascinates me to watch them feed on flowers and nectar. All the while buzzing around…more


London Precincts

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Hubby and I are planning on traveling to London this year. I spent some serious time and looked around for the perfect travel guide. I believe I have found it in “London Precincts” from Hardie Grant Publishing. This is more than a book. It is an incredible journey to London through…more


Lions and Lobsters and Foxes and Frogs

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Playful rhymes give new life to some of Aesop’s most beloved Fables in “Lions and Lobsters and Foxes and Frogs”. If you…more


Learn to Play Ocarina

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Ocarinas have fascinated me for years. Ever since I heard one being played at the Texas Renaissance Festival. The sound was…more


Drawing Farm and Zoo Animals

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British illustrators, Raymond Sheppard and C.F. Tunnicliffe explain how the drawing is in the details in their book “Drawing Farm and Zoo Animals’. Filled with tips on how to bring life to…more