Magical Swan with Stars in the Water

We went for a walk in the forest Sonday, to see the wonderful soft green leaves, and came to a lake with this beautiful white swan. He was pretty aggressive defending his mate and swanlings against any danger, and he did a good job. Somehow it always amazes me to see how extremely white the …

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My Granddaughter’s Version of MONS

When my picture e-book MEET MONS was available on the internet, my oldest granddaughter made a drawing of what she thought it should look like. Now that I can compare it with my drawings, maybe she was right. I find her drawing of the princess cat with the big red heart so sweet!   Go …

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Surikat Pictures

After having celebrated Halloween for several days together with my family and neighbors it was time for a quiet walk in the Zoo. Here I found out that the Zoo in Copenhagen has got a couple of new residents: Two Surikats, or as they are also called, Longtailed Meerkats. They are fast and funny, and …

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How Did Teddy Bears Get Their Name?

I have often wondered why a teddy bear is called Teddy, and not Anton or something else, and now I know. Also how these cuddly creatures happened to be made. For the story of the teddy bear we have to step back in time. In 19-century Germany and the town of Giengen lived a girl …

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Happy Canada Day Card

Here is a Happy Canada Day card, to send to friends and family. I thought about making a page with Canada Day clip art, because I found out that I have a lot of followers in Canada. But this picture was the only one that popped up in my mind, so I ended up with …

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