n. ˌdan-də-ˈlā-dē A suitable life partner for a Dandelion, "Look at the lady and the lion-- they're so dandy together."
Dandelady;
I introduced myself to a guy reading A Clash of Kings and he introduced me to the best places to watch the sunset and moonrise.

I introduced myself to a guy reading A Clash of Kings and he introduced me to the best places to watch the sunset and moonrise.

skunkbear:

Close-ups of butterfly wing scales! You should definitely click on these images to get the full detail.

I’ve paired each amazing close-up (by macro photographer Linden Gledhill) with an image of the corresponding butterfly or moth.  The featured lepidoptera* are (in order of appearance):

*Lepidoptera (the scientific order that includes moths and butterflies) means “scaly wing.” The scales get their color not from pigment - but from microscopic structures that manipulate light.

The great science youtube channel “Smarter Every Day” has two videos on this very subject that I highly recommend:

Details.

We didn’t see any orcas but the sky was perfect.

Mount Maunganui, Tauranga.

When I’m not so tired I’ll figure out whose beautiful mind this garden sprung from. For now I’ll just say, if you’re ever in Matakana, New Zealand, you should go see a movie. And then go to Charlie’s Gelato Garden. And then apply for a yearlong working holiday visa so you can repeat those activities over and over again.

447 plays

imflyingclouds:

Taylor Swift - Holy Ground

Character Designs from Brother Bear by Terryl Whitlatch

adriofthedead:

ghostalebrije:

speedwag:

i want every frame of this tattooed on my body and then i want it on my gravestone

the icecream

children in a nutshell

Laugh until our ribs get tired.