Registered: May 10, 2006 Location: Westminster, CO Posts: 22108
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 @ 6:34 AM
A thing of beauty!
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~Leo Buscaglia
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 9425
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 @ 12:28 PM
Oh Cindy is he evah so GORGEOUS. I feel so sorry for the animals in fires, like what about the ones too that cant run fast enough to get away, and these beauties that have to be away from home. I hope and pray all is still well with you too. We have been getting smoke all the way here in B.C. form your fires and I keep praying all stays well. Take care and ty for the wonderful card for HEath and the story...like you say he will def. enjoy the story...TFS..:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 17930
Tue, Jul 10, 2012 @ 7:55 PM
Cindy, when my daughter lived outside of Aspen they had just built a new home on the edge of Aspen Glen golf course where elk had been used to gathering. It was Christmas morning, very early my daughter had gotten up to feed her baby and outside of the house eating the shrubs and poking their noses on the windows were about 30 elks just like this one. She quietly woke up the whole house full of guests and we all creeped around in the dark peeking out of the windows in wonderment at this miracle!! We had a hunter or two in the house and they could not believe their luck that his incredible thing had happened on a snowy, frosty Christmas morning. No one who was there will ever forget that day. The elk stayed around most of the day although they moved away from the home quite a bit!! Just amazing.... Not only that this property behind her was an Bald Eagle retreat. They had a pair of bald eagles living in an old tree on the property between them and Roaring Fork River! What an amazing place!! Mount Sopris was the view from the front and a gorgeous group of redrock mountains were out the back of this home!!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39273
Wed, Jul 11, 2012 @ 3:43 PM
Wowzers Mudder, is this guy stuffed? hehe What a find in your nieces backyard. Funny thing, DD lives close to the river, she came home the other day and there was a deer halfway in her house! Guess someone left the door ajar! Fortunately he didn't go all the way in. Wish she would have snapped his picture before he took off. hehe Love your photo. Off to see your card. TFS :0) UGIG
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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