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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Happy Groundhog Day 2016

I hope you will have a happy Groundhog Day, and that all the shoveling will soon be over 🙂

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New Page with Skull Images

I have just uploaded a new page, with lots of scary or funny or just right out weird head skulls. Also some animal skulls, and I think over time there will be more of both, but right now I am really fed up with skulls of any kind 🙂 I know that skulls might not …

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Picture of a White Peacock

Now summer is waning, and it is time to enjoy the beauty of it before fall takes over. Actually I love this time of year, especially when you can suddenly one day feel the clear air of September. It is quite different from the summer air, and it feels as if the sky is higher …

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