Posted on August 22nd, 2013, by Petra
…not to fold the laundry while the cat is napping.
Posted on August 11th, 2013, by Petra
…how can a common honey bee compete with this humongous flying fortress?
Posted on July 15th, 2013, by Petra
Even without Mardi Gras, “joie de vivre ” is the motto of the day.
Freshly baked beignets and cherries make a good breakfast any Monday morning.
Posted on June 27th, 2013, by Petra
But Iz wud like to!
Posted on June 10th, 2013, by Petra
Dollar coins. Very convenient for the new parking meters and much prettier than dollar bills.
Posted on May 20th, 2013, by Petra
6 feet tall, weighing in at approx. 140 pounds and cute as a (rather largish) button: Sofie, the baby giraffe at the Los Angeles Zoo.
Born on April 22, 2013, Sofie has only been on exhibit for a couple of weeks; and yes, even at 6 feet she is quite tiny, compared to her parents. But she’ll get there!
Posted on April 25th, 2013, by Petra
They’re just sleeping.
One day they will be on the road again, perfectly restored and stunning in their finned splendor.
Posted on April 8th, 2013, by Petra
Stanley Kubrick / LACMA 11/01/2012 – 06/30/2013
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
The Shining (1980)
Posted on March 20th, 2013, by Petra
…and it does not matter at all that I took this photo already on 2/18/2013…
Posted on March 7th, 2013, by Petra
Two tiny young ones in the nest and the mother bird is kept busy feeding and protecting the brood. And yes, the “baby daddies” do not help. Harrumph.