Red and Green Macaw The Red-and-Green Macaw (Ara chloropterus), is a large, mostly-red macaw of the genus Ara. This is the largest of the genus Ara, widespread in the forests and woodlands of northern and central South America. However, in common with other macaws, in recent years there has been a marked decline in its […]

via Bird’s ID – Red and Green Macaw — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

Bird’s ID – Red and Green Macaw — H.J. Ruiz – Avian101

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Madonna at 60: A colourful career in pictures

Artist, Beauty, Madonna, Music, Women, Women's Issues

Trailblazer, icon, leader, woman, Madonna did while others just talked about changing the discussion on what woman can do in music, art and everyday life. I have huge respect for who she is and what she’s accomplished. Happy 60th Madonna!

Madonna at 60: A colourful career in pictures – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-45173301

Hue are you?

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Vincent van Gogh tried, Monet got close, but Mother Nature’s paintbrush is like no other artist.  The hues of summer are vibrant and alive, the variety and range of colour is astounding.

Grateful

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Appreciate what you have, who you are, and the gifts you’ve been given.  We’re all here but for a blink of an eye. Despite the hyper-commercialized world in which we live, no amount of money or fame will save any of us from our shared – and equal, fate.

Love deeply – be gentle – demonstrate kindness – help others – and, celebrate the beauty and wonder all around. Be grateful.