Category Archives: Nature

Mandala Stone Tutorial – So Simple

This would be a great summer art project for the kids. Bring a freezer bag the next time you go to the beach. Let the kids collect stones and then paint them at home and place in the garden. It … Continue reading

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We commit his body to the ground; earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust….

‘Earth, that nourished thee, shall claim Thy growth, to be resolved to earth again.’   When I die I want a to be buried into a biodegradable burial pod. In the pod the body is first encapsulated into a fetal … Continue reading

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May-Day By Ralph Waldo Emerson.

In Celebration Of Our May Bank-Holiday Weekend! Daughter of Heaven and Earth, coy Spring, With sudden passion languishing, Maketh all things softly smile, Painteth pictures mile on mile, Holds a cup with cowslip-wreaths, Whence a smokeless incense breathes. Girls are … Continue reading

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Exploring Aromatherapy

Title: Exploring Aromatherapy Author: NAHA Full Text & Source:https://www.naha.org/explore-aromatherapy/research/ The Internet, Online, 17/07/2016 Sample Text: Research & References There is a wealth of valuable research on numerous essential oils as well as active components. NAHA will be posting various links … Continue reading

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Just Chilling – 3 o’clock break

Photo: Saravut Whanset “If you want to conquer the anxiety of life, live in the moment, live in the breath.” Amit Ray “Work. Don’t Think. Relax.”Ray Bradbury I just love Saravut Whanset’s photography. See More Of His Photos Online @ … Continue reading

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Blood Moon Over Ireland

Pic: Blood Moon Over Cork, Ireland Title: What is a Blood Moon? Author: Time And Date Full Text & Source: http://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/blood-moon.html The Internet, Online, 30/9/2015 Sample Text: Blood Moon is sometimes used to describe a Total Lunar Eclipse. When the … Continue reading

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Meeting Among Mountains By D.H. Lawrence

The little pansies by the road have turned Away their purple faces and their gold, And evening has taken all the bees from the thyme, And all the scent is shed away by the cold. Against the hard and pale … Continue reading

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Do not go to the garden of flowers By Kabir

Do not go to the garden of flowers! O Friend ! go not there; In your body is the garden of flowers. Take your seat on the thousand petals of the lotus, and there gaze on the Infinite Beauty.

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The Sunlight on the Garden By Louis Mac Neice

The sunlight on the garden Hardens and grows cold, We cannot cage the minute Within its nets of gold; When all is told We cannot beg for pardon. Our freedom as free lances Advances towards its end; The earth compels, … Continue reading

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I watched a rosebud by Christina Rossetti

I watched a rosebud very long Brought on by dew and sun and shower, Waiting to see the perfect flower: Then, when I thought it should be strong, It opened at the matin hour And fell at evensong. I watched a … Continue reading

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Song of The Flower By Khalil Gibran

I am a kind word uttered and repeated By the voice of Nature; I am a star fallen from the Blue tent upon the green carpet. I am the daughter of the elements With whom Winter conceived; To whom Spring … Continue reading

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How to Grow Plants from Seed

Title: How to Grow Plants from Seed Author: wikiHow Full Text & Source: http://www.wikihow.com/Grow-Plants-from-Seed The Internet, Online, 31/5/2015 Sample Text: Growing plants from seeds presents a number of benefits, including a huge variety of plants to choose from, 100% organic … Continue reading

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Nature & Mother Nature Quotes

Quotes: “Mother nature changes her looks for the same reason any woman changes her looks—to be noticed. ”  Richelle E. Goodrich Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ~Albert Einstein I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and … Continue reading

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She is not outside of you. Mother Earth is not just your environment.

  You carry Mother Earth within you. She is not outside of you. Mother Earth is not just your environment. In that insight of inter-being, it is possible to have real communication with the Earth, which is the highest form … Continue reading

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Lines Written in Early Spring By William Wordsworth

I heard a thousand blended notes, While in a grove I sate reclined, In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts Bring sad thoughts to the mind. To her fair works did nature link The human soul that through me ran; … Continue reading

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Questia – Online Journal Research Library

Website: https://www.questia.com/?gclid=CNur6_b7t8QCFaVl2wodzTYAJw Frances, look what your aunt found for you. What a great research tool. I just love this site. I am going to gift a subscription to my niece who does all her science research at home and online. … Continue reading

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O Sun Of Real Peace By Walt Whitman

SUN of real peace! O hastening light! O free and extatic! O what I here, preparing, warble for! O the sun of the world will ascend, dazzling, and take his height– and you too, O my Ideal, will surely ascend! … Continue reading

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Sea-Heroes By H. D. (from Coterie, 1920)

Crash on crash of the sea, straining to wreck men; sea-boards, continents, raging against the world, furious, stay at last, for against your fury and your mad fight, the line of heroes stands, godlike: Akroneos, Oknolos, Elatreus, helm-of-boat, loosener-of-helm, dweller-by-sea, … Continue reading

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A Sailor’s Song By Paul Laurence Dunbar

Oh for the breath of the briny deep, And the tug of a bellying sail, With the sea-gull’s cry across the sky And a passing boatman’s hail. For, be she fierce or be she gay, The sea is a famous … Continue reading

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Paul Bunyan By Shel Silverstein

He rode through the woods on a big blue ox, He had fists as hard as choppin’ blocks, Five hundred pounds and nine feet tall…that’s Paul. Talk about workin’, when he swung his axe You could hear it ring for … Continue reading

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