Tagged with Charity gifts

Corina’s Kili Challenge: Charity Boutique

Corina’s Kili Challenge: Charity Boutique

Corina is “selling” her photographs for charity! For every donation of 15 Euro/20 USD or more to her Kili Challenge, she will send you the high-resolution and watermark-free photograph of your choice–look here for the library of available images. You can have it for printing purposes and for your own personal (i.e., non-commercial) use. For … Continue reading

Cats of Old San Juan

Cats of Old San Juan

The multitude of pigeons in Old San Juan encourages the presence of their inevitable counterparts: legions of feral cats. Like pigeons, cats are a common sight along the Old Town’s narrow streets.¬†They look healthy and seem to get regularly fed by fellow city residents. Many are friendly and curious, but most are watchfully uninterested–like cats … Continue reading

My Peaceful Place: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

My Peaceful Place: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

In this season of “must-haves” and “must-dos,” it is easy to lose one’s balance. There is one place I usually think of when I need to catch my breath: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary, one of our favorite places in the world. Poplar Spring is a 400-acre refuge for farm animals and wildlife in Poolesville, Maryland. … Continue reading