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pineneedle palace

P1070742Renew, recycle, reuse, and re-purpose are nothing new. God is Green. He designed nature to be always efficient and ever resourceful. Nests are nothing new, but seeing a nest made almost entirely of pine needles for the first time delighted me. Had to share. Hope it makes you smile too!

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Swallowtail says cheese

 

P1070774Spent over half an hour photographing a swallowtail Friday morning. There was a breeze and when it landed on the flowers, they would dip and sway making working in a timely fashion challenging. Love this photo as the butterfly almost seems to be smiling for the camera.