a boy left his bike chained to a tree when he went away to war in 1914. he never returned, leaving the tree no choice but to grow around the bike. the photographer is unknown. www.GranddaddysSecrets.com

The caption read "A boy went to away to war in 1914 and left his bike chained to this tree. He never returned, leaving the tree no choice but to grow around the bike." Thank you to the boy and his sacrifice which allowed the tree to grow.

The Tree of Life by Laura Zollar... Love this... Want it on my livingroom wall

20 Reasons It Sucks To Be An Introvert

Tree houses are one of idyllic childhood symbols. A special place, away from parents and school, that is just your own. It’s not hard to see why it’s an idea that’s persisted for generations. But actually building the tree house isn’t kids’ work. To make sure everything about it is exactly right – and most importantly, that it’s safe, the kids are going to need to some serious adult supervision. This is where you come in. Helping you get it right is w...

How to Plan a Tree House

Tree houses are one of idyllic childhood symbols. A special place, away from parents and school, that is just your own. It’s not hard to see why it’s an idea that’s persisted for generations. But actually building the tree house isn’t kids’ work.

Royal Empress Tree (paulownia tomentosa) can grow more than five feet per year, until it reaches it's full height. In the spring the tree explodes with rich lavender flowers that look similar to orchids, and smell like jasmine. The tree grows as far north as Canada and as far south as Mexico.

Royal Empress Tree (Paulownia elongata) can grow 15 feet per year, until it reaches it's full height. In the spring the tree explodes with rich lavender flowers that look similar to orchids, and smell like jasmine

The Language of Nature – The Trees Will Teach You Telepathy | Wake Up World

image by Tomasz Alen Kopera. The Language of Nature – The Trees Will Teach You Telepathy

Pruning Deciduous Fruit Trees Apples (including crabapples), peaches, pears, plums, and cherries should be pruned in midwinter. Although winter pruning removes some of their flower buds, the goal in pruning fruit trees is to open up the tree to allow in more light for a better crop of fruit, rather than to get maximum bloom. (pruning wounds during the growing season may expose the trees to a bacterial disease called fireblight)

What to Prune When

Remember to prune! Deciduous Fruit Trees Apples (including crabapples), peaches, pears, plums, and cherries should be pruned in midwinter.

What an interesting custom table leg base.  Made from metal.  Love the tree.  Chair selection for the table should be careful to not block the design.  Wouldn't a reclaimed wood top be cool with it?

What an interesting custom table leg base. Made from metal. Love the tree. Chair selection for the table should be careful to not block the design. Wouldn't a reclaimed wood top be cool with it?

Have you ever wondered how avocados grow? Next time you cut open an avocado, save the seed and grow an avocado tree. This is a great project for the summer with the kids.   Step 1: Remove the seed  Step 2: Push in 4 wooden picks Step 3: Fill a clear glass with water and immerse the bottom of the seed in water.  Step 4: The seed will sprout in 2-8 weeks.  Step 5: Once the tree stem grows 6-7 inches tall, cut it back. Step 6: Water the tree regularly

Have you ever wondered how avocados grow? Next time you cut open an avocado, save the seed and grow an avocado tree. This is a great project for the summer with the kids. Step Remove the seed Step Push in 4 wooden picks Step Fill a clear glass

What a cool graphic, and a reminder of all the incredible ways we can practice spirituality.

Pay Attention!

The tree of Contemplative Practices (spiritual wellbeing). Many therapies address areas beyond the mind to include the wellbeing of the Mind, body & Soul. Here are ways we can practice spirituality - through contemplation.

No more shredded sofas. The Cone is the world's most beautiful scratching post and nap space for your cat! It works so well because it takes direct inspiration from nature. The large cats often have a habit of scratching the barks of trees, to mark their territories. The reason domestic cats prefer furniture is because like trees, they are large, sturdy, and don’t topple over. The Cone was designed to resemble the tree’s bark and stay upright and unmoved.

No more shredded sofas. The Cone is the world's most beautiful scratching post and nap space for your cat! It works so well because it takes direct inspiration from nature. The large cats often have a habit of scratching the barks of trees, to mark their

The tree of life connects the ground and our physical existence to the skies and the heavens. It unites all forms of life to mother earth and the universe. It is widely recognised and cited in many faiths and cultures including Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, Hindu and Baha'i - all over the world, uniting all of humanity and the universe as a whole.

Spiritual Yoga Symbols and What They Mean

What is the tree of life? What does the tree of life mean? Where does the tree of life originate? Spiritual Yoga Symbols and What They Mean. Mala Kamala Mala Beads - Boho Malas, Mala Beads, Yoga Jewelry, Meditation Jewelry, Mala Necklaces and Bracelets

One pinner recommended using glow in the dark paint on the windows so they shine at night. Quinn would love this!

Elf House On A Tree

Elf house on a tree! That would be cute in the garden, especially in the tree over grown with ivy. How about some battery tea lights in the windows during outdoor parties. I hear the fairies/elves whispering "home school project" in my ear.

Valentines Fingerpainted Heart Tree - super cute valentines day craft for kids, for toddlers, for preschoolers, and kindergarten age kids.  It is perfect for a gift or for schools.  This heart craft is easy to make and super cute!

Valentines Fingerpainted Heart Tree - super cute valentines day craft for kids, for toddlers, for preschoolers, and kindergarten age kids. It is perfect for a gift or for schools. This heart craft is easy to make and super cute!

Harvest bark by cutting a branch from the tree and peeling back the bark from the entire branch. The tree medicine is ...

6 Medicinal Trees for Stiff Joints and Pain

Harvest bark by cutting a branch from the tree and peeling back the bark from the entire branch. The tree medicine is the inner bark. On young branches you can take the entire bark. On older wood that is more than 2 years old, you need to scrape or peel t

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