Bronze Finished Metal Sculpture of an Owl, France circa 1920. The true to life representation and its almost life size scale give this owl a marvelous presence. Because the owl is finished fully in the round it may be seen from any direction with equal pleasure.
I feel like Thanksgiving is an experiment in just how many things you can jam into your oven in a two day period. Turkey. Other birds. Stuffing. Yams. Green beans. Pie. Cakes. Owls. Ash trays. Lasagna. Kittens. Ravioli. Squashes. I mean…. Seriously. That’s a full oven. Because I only want to partially horn in on …
Day 13: The Great Horned Owl ♡ With its long, earlike tufts, intimidating yellow-eyed stare, and deep hooting voice, the Great Horned Owl is the quintessential owl of storybooks. This powerful predator can take down birds and mammals even larger than itself, but it also dines on daintier fare such as tiny scorpions, mice, and frogs. It’s one of the most common owls in North America, equally at home in deserts, wetlands, forests, grasslands, backyards, cities, and almost any other semi-open…
Big, vibrantly colored Red Lion Amaryllis blooms are the main feature, but the container in which the bulb is planted is almost equally endearing. It's galvanized metal, which is very attractive in its own right, but it's the little owl ornament on a jute string hanging on the front that makes it so captivating! Everyone will love it, and since Amaryllis are so easy to grow, it's a wonderful gift even for the kids in your life.
The Great Horned Owl is easily recognized by its earlike tufts, intimidating yellow-eyed stare and deep hooting voice. It is the owl depicted in the storybooks and is one of the most common birds in America equally at home in the deserts, wetlands, forests, grassland cities, backyards and almost any other semi-open habitat between the Arctic and the tropics.
In Part I of this article, we revealed how you can grow 10 delicious herbs in nothing but water. In Part II we move onto houseplants and vegetables you can grow at home without soil. 9 Best Houseplants To Grow In Water Not just herbs, but other houseplants do equally well in water. Just perfect for you if you regularly kill houseplants by over watering… [read more]
Beryl Markham To an eagle or to an owl or to a rabbit, man must seem a masterful and yet a forlorn animal; he has but two friends. In his almost universal unpopularity he points out, with pride, that these two are the dog and the horse. He believes, with an innocence peculiar to himself, that they are equally proud of this alleged confraternity. He says, ‘Look at my two noble friends — they are dumb, but they are loyal.’ I have for years suspected that they are only tolerant.
People who possess the power of the owl share many traits with their totem animals and feel a strong connection with the night and to the occult. Owl medicine brings the gift of wisdom and insight. It is almost impossible to keep a secret from an owl-person, as they see through even the best hidden ploys.
There are three beds; an antique down cot mat folds out for a fourth bed. The beds are antiques that were once in an orphanage; they were retrofitted as extra-long twin-size beds with custom mats covered in durable fabric. Bedding: Filling Spaces; owls: Alberta Street Owls; upholstered mattresses: The Workroom; light: Lamps Plus; head- and footboards: Justin and Burks