Tag : butterfly

Butterflies – Creation Clues for Kids Vol 5 No 3

Flutter By Do you ever like to catch bugs, butterflies, or other little creatures outside? Sometimes, you can catch bugs and watch them live in a jar for a while.  Some of the most exciting bugs I remember chasing around…

March 9, 2017

Brilliant Blue

Kneeling on the floor with bated breath and camera in hand, I waited for the butterfly to move.  The large, stubborn Blue Morpho butterfly kept its wings tightly shut as it stood on the plant.  While the butterfly rested, all…

May 13, 2016

Wondrous Wings

Though standing perfectly still, my eyes danced all around the room trying to follow each of the beautiful, delicate creatures fluttering toward the greenhouse-style ceiling of the imitation rainforest.  I drank in the quiet splendor of the scene, watching the…

December 4, 2015

Changes – When Things Turn Upside-Down

Life is full of changes.  Sometimes it takes a lot of energy just trying to keep up. There may be seasons we go through when it seems like our whole world just got turned upside-down.  If you feel like you’ve…

November 20, 2015

Monarch Momma’s Medicine

Little things can make a big difference.   Always remember to say “thank you” to people – even when you don’t really feel like it.  Sometimes a simple smile and “thank you” given to a tired waitress or janitor can really…

November 13, 2015

Keeping the Course

How would a road trip without a GPS go for you?  Does navigation come pretty naturally to you or are you more directionally challenged?  Or perhaps you’re more likely to take an accidental detour caused by missing a turn, due…

November 6, 2015

Monarch of the Garden

Lifeless monarch amid the flowers. Photo copyright Sara J. Bruegel, October 2015 I suddenly caught my breath and froze when I noticed the flash of bright orange and black fluttering above the pure, white flowers. There was a huge, pristine…

October 30, 2015

Metamorphosis: The Beauty & Design of Butterflies

Throughout history, butterflies have fascinated artists and philosophers, scientists and schoolchildren with their profound mystery and beauty. In Metamorphosis you will explore their remarkable world as few ever have before. Spectacular photography, computer animation and magnetic resonance imaging open once…

October 29, 2014