The Gardener’s Greeting

Be thankful for where you are at now and where you are going to
Music – Saturday

Horseshoe Geranium
It is imperative for us to protect the flora and fauna around us.
Anand Mahindra

Hybrid Fuchsia
Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.
Thomas Tusser

Common Gorse
There are always flowers for those who want to see them.
Henri Matisse

French Rose
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life’s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
Joseph Addison

Who would have thunk it?

A typically normal heart beats 100,000 times per day.

Would you be surprised to learn that IF all of our blood vessels were stretched out, they would measure a staggering 60,000 miles?

Fake camouflaged spying trees were erected in no man’s land by the French, Germans and British during WWI to watch and observe the goings on in the trenches of their enemies. The French were behind the original idea as French painter Lucien-Victor Guirand de Scevola created it in 1915, who thought it up whilst serving in the Section de Camouflage.

NASA mastered the art of producing a 3D Pizza for astronauts to eat in space …

Prohibition Era Moonshiners could take just fourteen days to produce their illegal alcohol. Bootleggers, as they were also known as realised that if they made more quantity, they could forgo quality! Drinkers were just pleased to be able to enjoy a drink!

I know, right!
Who would have thunk it?

Wishing all you great folks a fabulous day!

Published by The Autistic Composter

Earthly Comforts is a wildlife journaling scrapbook focusing on the countryside, wildlife biodiversity and environmental conservation, flora and fauna volunteering projects, gardening, composting and vermiculture, inspiration, poetry and photography.

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