As Wind carries our prayers for Earth and All Life, may respect and love light our way.
May our hearts be filled with compassion for others and for ourselves.
May peace increase on Earth.
May it begin with me.
Blanket of azaleas enhances Greenfield Gardens, Wilmington, a 210-acre municipal park enclosing a five-fingered lake. Bald cypresses stud the shallow water. Wilmingtonians celebrate the Azalea Festival each spring when the flowers blossom.
Peanut butter and jelly cookies
3 tbsp almond milk
3/4 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup jelly of any fruit
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup agave nectar
3 cups flour
3/4 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp baking powder
A pinch of salt
Refrigerate for 1 hour before baking for 18 minutes on 350
michael poliza in churchill manitoba, who noted “the polar bear was all by himself as they are very solitary animals anyway. but this one looked particularly sad as it wandered around, almost as though it didn’t understand where the snow had gone.” (more polar bear photos)