Fahim took me out for lunch at the Thambapani restaurant in Colombo. We’d eaten there before when I’d done a restaurant review for Travel Sri Lanka. … Nevertheless, I took this picture of a water fountain while we waited 20 minutes for anyone, anyone at all, to take our order.
I finally, finally, finally managed to take a decent photo of one of the yellow butterflies that frequently dances around the neighborhood. There are dozens, and when they dance, sometimes solo, sometimes a duo, they look so graceful, like beautiful ballerinas dancing in the air. … Do you like it, hate it, or are you indifferent to it?
But mostly play. 🙂 I set myself on the dining room table with a foil-covered cake tray for the base and a lamp I use for sewing on the left. … You know, with a kid’s bubble thingie that we keep for the nieces and nephews to play with. 😀 Hey, I love blowing bubbles anyway, so for me, this was just an excuse… I have a few other things I want to do with blowing bubbles, but that’ll be another day…
A few days ago , I mentioned a decorative palm we have in our front yard that has seeds that go from brownish yellow to yellow to orange to a deep red. These aren’t those seeds, although these are located in the same seed pod thingie that bursts open. I don’t actually know what these are called, but I find them interesting.
We have a decorative palm in our front yard that goes to seed in a sort of serial manner. One seed pod opens up and matures, then a month or so later, another one does the same, and so on. As these seeds mature, they turn orange, and then to a deep rich red.
Chameleons are more frequent visitors to our yard than I would have expected. I didn’t see any for the longest time, but more recently, I’ve been seeing them a lot more frequently. … Do you like it, hate it, or are you indifferent to it?
Yellow-billed babblers, also known as the seven sisters since they travel in packs of around 7-ish, are frequent visitors to our house and yard. This one decided to model for me. 🙂 What do you think? Do you like it, hate it, or are you indifferent to it?
We have a lot of ants here. Big ants, little ants, littler ants. Some are fast and…