Backyard Wedding + A Barn Reception – Doesn’t Get Any Better!

<i>Emma and Will were married on July 8th in Norwich, Vermont. The ceremony took place in the picturesque backyard of a family home and was officiated</i> …


Top Ten Tips For Successful Wildflower Photography

Images from Mount Rainier in the Pacific Northwest Of Washington State My favorite time of the year for photographing nature is always wildflower …

Landscape Photography

Jack’s Walk

Just a few happy, wild daisies to brighten your day.Happy daisies©voyager, all rights reserved


Kelly Brook's garden has to be seen to be believed

<p><b>Kelly Brook</b> has wowed <i>This Morning</i> viewers by taking them on a tour of her beautiful five-acre garden. The <i>Loose Women</i> panellist was inspired to learn …

Celebrity (UK)

Ontario Wildflowers

A few photos of the stuff that grows wild around here. There’s lots, so I put most of them below the fold.Queen Ann’s Lace and a hint of Dame’s …


Can You Identify These Toxic Summer Wildflowers?

Image source: Unsplash / Vincent van Zalinge<p>We've already tackled toxic garden flowers and dangerous bouquets, but now let's check out poisonous wildflowers you could see on your summertime walks. The six following plants are toxic to dogs and cats — test yourself now, and there's a recap at the …


Native Country: Flyfishing for Mountain Cutthroat Trout in Idaho

This much I know: Ernie was a stubborn SOB. He constantly strayed from the trail to eat grass. Or he’d unexpectedly quicken to a trot, bouncing me …


Held in early May, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History’s Mission Creek Gala was designed by Gillian Valentine with the goal of highlighting four distinct habitats of the country: the Santa Barbara channel, the coastal wetlands, the oak woodlands, and the California wildflowers on Figueroa Mountain. Designers used decor from the museum to create the different components. The coastal habitat had an elegant under-the-sea theme, with light, silver tableware and small tide pools filled with starfish, shells, and other ocean-inspired elements.

Santa Barbara

She was going to be euthanized. Now she's Oklahoma's first pit bull police dog

Wildflower the pit bull was going to be euthanized before she was given the opportunity to serve alongside police officers in Oklahoma.<p>The …


Pismo Beach Classic – RV Trip #65

The drive to Pismo Beach from the San Francisco Bay Area was colorful, as the fields were growing a variety of vegetables, and the hills were …


You can explore Montana's epic sculpture park through the pages of a new book

A unique outdoor visitor experience set against the backdrop of Montana’s unmistakable landscape is being celebrated in a beautiful new book, available now. Tippet Rise Art Center, located north of Yellowstone National Park, is an epic, 10,000-acre sculpture park that’s home to some absolutely …


A celebration of summer at Grangefest

<b>Sing’nsign with Sam a ‘Look a like’ for kids TV favourite Mr. Tumble, Party with Tumble.</b><p>Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is hosting its second …

County Tyrone

Who’s to blame for the ecological apocalypse?

If we’ve normalised the ecological damage we are doing to our country, as Chris Packham suggests, it’s only because as individuals we feel helpless (Packham: ‘We are presiding over ecological apocalypse’, 11 June). As it is, the signs are extraordinary, and not just the absence of iconic species …


Shop Alison Lou at NET-A-PORTER | NET-A

Alison Lou<br>Letter 14-karat gold diamond necklace <br>$525<p>Alison Lou<br>Pill 14-karat gold enamel earring <br>$195<p>Alison Lou<br>Pill 14-karat gold enamel earring …


From wild rides to wild flowers: What to do in Calgary this weekend

No matter how you choose to celebrate Dad, this weekend's culture picks offer something for everyone.<p>Tires & Tunes<p>For the dad who loves a good cruise …


10 Proseccos Ready for Poppin’

Whether you've reached a huge milestone or made it to Wednesday in one piece, pop open a bottle of Prosecco to celebrate.<p>While sparkling wines are …


When Whimsy and Bright Colors Sit Pretty in a Perfect Ballroom

I remember a few of my friends being shocked to hear that another friend was going to wear a ballgown to her beach wedding. I, of course, loved the …


This Fashion Designer's Wedding Dress Is Just as Dreamy as Her Eclectic Big Day

If British fashion label Shrimps isn't known for its quirky English design, it's for its endless list of celebrity clientele, from Alexa Chung to …

Lifestyle (UK)

'Fire flowers' cause Waterton to erupt into frenzy of colour

Flowers are blooming everywhere in Waterton, bringing the national park to spectacular floral life — even if some have their timing mixed up this …


Dutton Estate Karmen Isabella - Dutton Ranch Pinot Noir 2015 2015 Wine Review

The Full Review<p>A big, complex, and weighty style of California Pinot. Dark ruby in color, with aromas of wildflowers and chocolate cake. Flavors of …


Country diary: gatecrashing an extraordinary party of orchids

The southern marsh orchids, <i>Dactylorhiza praetermissa</i>,are almost knee high, with apple-green leaves, thick hollow stems and a spearhead of extraordinary purple-pink, cryptically lined flowers. They have suddenly and ceremoniously materialised in the abandoned field like ambassadors from another …


Watch: Cattle swim across Lough Erne - incredible footage of annual quest for new pastures

Cattle at a National Trust wildlife haven in Northern Ireland have completed their unconventional annual pilgrimage – by swimming 100m across a lake …

National Trust

Britain's countryside is facing an "ecological apocalypse," warns Springwatch's Chris Packham

The wildlife expert talks passionately about this "national catastrophe" and how we can help<p>The UK’s land is now "green and unpleasant" according to …

Lifestyle (UK)

Joel Gott Oregon Pinot Gris 2017 2017 Wine Review

The Full Review<p>This is a pleasant and refreshing Pinot Gris. It has a very light color and subtle aromas of green apples, wildflowers, and a hint of …


Wildflower 'seed bank' to brighten Louisiana's highways with colorful wildflowers

A different kind of bank opened in Acadiana Tuesday, one officials say will pay dividends for years to come to those drive the state's highways.

Baton Rouge

Your outdoor photos from June 2018

Close<p>1 of 3<p>Buy Now<p>Jefferson County resident Sarah Smart captured this photo of the western pasqueflower, (Pulsatilla occidentials) after the flower …


Why You Should Grow a Patch of Wildflowers - One Green Planet

With spring in full bloom, the wildflowers have begun taking over the countryside, at least in those areas where they are allowed to grow. …


4 Reasons To Become A Dress Gal This Summer

Nothing harshes our summertime mellow like a forecast full of thunderstorms — but what's a little rain to get in the way of our fun? To prove that …


Photo Of The Day By Michael Swindle

Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Wildflowers in Morning Sun” by Michael Swindle. Location: Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Tennessee.<p>See more of …


LSS 36: Put some Science in your Summer: Mundy Wildflower Garden walk, Soil Science, Moth night

Mundy Wildflower Garden:<br>http://www.cornellbotanicgardens.org/learning/youth-programs/wildflower<p>Comprehensive Assessment of Soil …

Earth Science