Monthly Archives: January 2017

How To Have Fun in the Snow! (Snowbound)

This fun scene shows all the fun that can be had by lots of snow, so much so that time stops for a few days whilst everyone is snowbound. How do the people in this puzzle, entitled Snowbound, enjoy their … Continue reading

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Give Us This Day

This lovely puzzle entitled Give Us This Day was created by artist Ellen Stouffer. She based the title on the theme of the what is known as “The Lord’s Prayer”. It says this – Our Father, which art in heaven, … Continue reading

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11 Facts About Penguins You May Not Know (Antarctica’s Children):

The Earth’s southernmost continent’s most famous residents are flightless birds called penguins. Interestingly, not all penguins are found in Antarctica. One species can be found near the equator. Two species that live on Antarctica are the Emperor and Adélie penguins. Emperor penguins are … Continue reading

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Weaver’s Needle

Weaver’s Needle is a peak of rock found in the Superstition Mountains [also known as the Superstition Wilderness] east of Phoenix, Arizona. It was named after Powell [later changed to Pauline] Weaver who was an explorer and mountain man in the first … Continue reading

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Nanette’s Cottage

Who was Nanette and why did artist Thomas Kinkade paint this cottage with her name on it? Nanette was his beloved wife of 30 years. He was known for putting an N in each painting to show everyone how important … Continue reading

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Sound of Soul Strings

Are you a lover of Picasso’s Cubism? Or African – American art? Or music? If you love one or more of those types of art, then you will love this puzzle entitled Sound of Soul Strings and all of artist Marcella … Continue reading

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Before the Big Game

While some people think of building snowmen and going skiing or ice skating during winter, others think of SPRING TRAINING! In the middle of February, pitchers and catchers report to training camp in Arizona and Florida.  Position players report a few … Continue reading

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Wolves in the Snow

Lovers of nature and of wild animals, such as these wolves, will thoroughly enjoy this painting by naturalist Al Agnew for its noble take on these creatures. Since wolves are predators of smaller animals and livestock, humans in North America historically have … Continue reading

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Enchanted Woods

A popular activity during the winter for some busy people is to leave work and an urban environment and go spend a few days at a cabin. A place such as what we see here in this puzzle, entitled Enchanted … Continue reading

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Winter Reflections

This delightful picture of children having fun in the snow reminds me of visiting my aunt’s farm in northwest Indiana every winter. Snow would drift everywhere while my cousins and I would try to see how much excitement in the snow … Continue reading

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