Bees – what an important role they play in the pollination of plants. They are nature’s little helpers that tirelessly drift from flower to flower pollinating as they go and providing a vital role to the constant cycle of regrowth. They are nature’s very own gardeners.
l love how all of nature works together as a team, everything has a flow on effect.
Triumphant and jubilant the bears feast on their spoils. Some have mastered the skill so effectively, whilst others are a little more cumbersome and clumsy. … More Catch of the Day
“Nature has the ability to, surprises us, enlighten us and inspire us. It is powerful in its presence and is soothing in its approach. It provides us with a deeper wisdom and a sense of freedom. It is invigorating and exhilarating. It has the ability to put a smile on our face and a tear … More The Natural Healing
A burnt orange glow burns warmth into the sky. Delicate orange blossom to long leggy Giraffes that display their terracotta hues with such finesse. Rich lichens striking and bold. Terracotta clays rich with life warm the soul of the land whilst the amber eyes of a Cheetah draw you into his trance. Tigers captivating … More Orange Glow
The Musiara marsh is a stunning location on the Masai Mara, Kenya. Home to some famous Big Cats which have been filmed for BBC documentaries over the years. The Big Cat Diary is just one such documentary. Seeing some of the characters and their home territories such as Paradise Plains and Rhino Ridge a real thrill. … More Musiara Marsh
How many times have I told my Hubby when in a pristine location. Don’t put any footprints on the ground!! The last thing you want in a photo is footprints destroying a natural location, pristine and wild, or do you……………….?
On a tiny coral cay I sit and soak in my surroundings. The sand is cool between my toes. The sun has not yet broken on the horizon. There is a sense of stillness and calm. The hypnotic, soothing sounds of water lap against the purest of white sand. Soft pastel colours blend with the … More Marooned for a Day
Purple Haze – Upon the horizon, shades of lavender, mauve and violet, delicate and soft. Orchids, Lavendar, Lotus, Bluebells of Scotland. Purple is often associated with creativity. Purple combines the calm stability of blue and the fierce energy of red. It is often associated with royalty, luxury, creativity, mystery and peace. Amethyst hues … More Purple Haze
He walked with soft padded strides. My heart skipped a beat, my eyes transfixed. My soul was at peace. Every now and then magic happens and when it does it stays with you forever.
This is a love story about Deidre and Dandy, whom for many months had been courting in our back yard. We watched as their love blossomed. They were in separable, even despite the fact that she had several suitors. She remained faithful to Dandy and in September 2016 they became the very proud parents of … More Good Weather for Ducks – “The Nursery”
Bobbing sideways and flitting from branch to branch, the bright yellow chest had me mesmerised. Clasping sideways on the trunk of a small tree his beautiful form was such a delight. The Eastern Yellow Robin is common in forests and woodlands on the east coast of Australia. He silently went about his business … More Eastern Yellow Robin
Nature provides a kaleidoscope of Colours. A rainbow of shades, tints and tones that excite the senses. A multitude of colours that bring to life the oceans, forests, deserts and plains. A symphony of colours in varying hues, from snippets of colours that surprise and delight us to a mass display that has the ability to mesmerise. … More Natures Rainbow
These heartfelt words are by George Adamson, a true hero in the world of conservation. “One evening we came upon a magnificent lioness on a rock, gazing out across the plains. She was sculptured by the setting sun, as though she were part of the granite on which she lay. I wondered how many … More Ageless Beauty and Grace
The intrinsic value of trees and vegetation is something we all take for granted. For imagine a street scape void of trees and plants. The neighbourhood in which you live in would be very different place. Trees and shrubs soften the harsh lines of constructions. Their varied shapes and forms provide splashes of colour that we … More It’s a Jungle out there!
Nature’s Beauty is a mosaic of textures and patterns. A tapestry of colours shapes and forms. It lives and breathes within forests, rivers, mountains deserts and oceans. It co-exists in perfect harmony. It is whispered on a gentle breeze, it moves among the rustling of leaves. It howls at a distant moon and is mirrored … More Nature’ s Beauty
My Christmas wish is simple – Cherish Nature and all that it provides. May all living creatures great and small, be born free and live free as nature intended. We must learn to live in harmony with the creatures of the earth to ensure their survival in this at times harsh world. Set … More My Christmas wish.
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The African landscape is varied and beautiful with every intricate detail adding awe and wonder to this magical land. White Browed Sparrow Weavers make exquisite nests. Their beautiful creations adorn Acacia Trees. Like Christmas balls hanging from a tree it is a familiar sight in the semi arid Samburu region of northern Kenya. Their intricate … More Dream Weaver
She gasped for life. Mayhem ensued. It was mating season and she received too much attention. Unintentionally her signal for mating was a little strong and she unwittingly enticed one to many males. Female Loggerheads reproduce at the ages of 17- 33, the mating period is usually a 6 week window, which is normally performed … More Two’s company, Three’s a crowd!