Humming bird nest - Where we lived salmon berry bushes grew abundantly and the hummingbirds loved making nests in them. Such a delight to be able to show my young children their nests with the small little eggs or baby birds in them!
Happy hour idea: a Fig and Thyme Cocktail. 1 oz pisco oz Cointreau oz thyme simple syrup oz lime juice 1 fig (quartered) sprig of thyme and fig for garnish Thyme Simple Syrup: cup sugar cup water 5 sprigs of thyme
i'm trying to set the record straight. This is not a baby crow, it is most likely some sort of water rail chick. I know what baby crows look like and they are very ugly. (I just pinned a baby crow/raven picture so people know what they look like.
Calcite with quartz from Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia, China. The pictured specimen is tall. The quartz at the center of the stacked calcite disks is better exposed in some of the specimens that they have at the show. Photo credit: Jeffrey A.