It’s Sunday! What are you doing today? Today’s the last day to enter my Before & After Contest. All you have to do is organize and clean something. Anything. It can be as small as a desktop, or a refrigerator, or as large as a whole room. BE CREATIVE! Be sure to send me BEFORE … More Join Me on My Next Adventure!
I want to give you something: a postcard? a bookmark? a card? perhaps you want me to take a “Flat Stanley” version of you on our next adventure? (Thanks to my nephew for that last idea.) You choose. I’m issuing a Before and After Challenge to my readers to join me in overhauling one room … More Before and After Room Challenge
Congratulations to Michelle for her winning caption of last week’s Soggy Lion Photo Caption Contest: Please email me with your information to send your new lion bookmark from Kruger! Love, Marla
Another fun photo contest, readers. I thought this was a rather funny photo of a young lion playing in the water on our recent bush walk at Ukutula. Caption this photo and win a lion bookmark I picked up while in The Kruger: Deadline = Friday 04 April 2014 at midnight. Winner will be announced … More Soggy Lion Photo Contest: Win a Lion (Bookmark)
Thanks to all of you who entered. I was happily surprised to see how many captions were entered both here and on the Facebook page, so thanks! Kurt was given all captions without names, to pair his favorite with the lion photo. He said it was a very difficult choice, and in the end, he … More Lion Winners…It Was a Tie!
I found a Fifty Rand bill. After asking around if anyone nearby had lost money (amazingly, everyone had, but somehow they had all lost hundreds of rands, not simply a fifty) I decided to give it to one of my readers. I don’t normally give away money, but in this case I think “found money” … More Caption This Photo and Win Fifty Rand
I picked you up a special surprise: a rhino conservation bracelet from Pilanesberg! . So…about that photo I want you to caption: Have at it, friends! Love, Marla
First, congratulations to the winner of Wednesday’s Photo Caption Contest…ALL OF YOU! Okay, I know that’s the Kindergarten Teacher’s Copout, but I had already figured if there were a dozen or less, I would send one to each of you. But I will tell you a few of my favorites, and include a photo of … More Caption Winner, and “Ons is Oop”
This funny photograph was taken by my husband while we toured the Lion & Rhino Reserve in Krugersdorp. The best 3 captions (and maybe a couple more if you’re all just brilliant) will receive the very first postcards that I send from South Africa! Have at it! Deadline = 20 June 2013, Midnight (U.S. Eastern … More Caption This Photo, And Receive My Very First Postcard from South Africa!!
At Circle B Bar Reserve in Lakeland, Florida, we hiked 4 hours around the marshes looking for alligators (alligators coming next week!). Adding in our stops and photography, we spent 5-6 hours each day we were in the wetlands. It was hard not to stop and watch everything, like this bird, who cleverly extracted a … More Name The Bird, Win a Candy Bar, or a Book!