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Music & Passion

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Featured | 0 comments

Music & Passion

Music should be part of our lives.
This video is here just because it is so amazing! It doesn’t have anything to do directly with any of the children’s stories we are writing.
There is so much that you can share through this video with your family that we just wanted to make it available to you.

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Weasel

Posted by on Aug 22, 2013 in Featured | 0 comments

Weasel

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The stoat is a short tailed weasel. Jack’s weasel looked very much like this.

If you are not familiar with weasels, it’s good to learn what an energetic animal this is.  It reminds me of that old nursery rhyme, “Round and round the mulberry bush, the money chased the weasel.  The monkey thought it all was in fun. POP goes the weasel.”

So now, maybe it is easier for you to imagine what Harry was like after he ate some sugar from the sugar bowl.  There are other YouTube videos that you can watch to see active a weasel is normally when he is just playing and not preparing to attack his prey.

Published on Apr 14, 2013      Ozzy the weasel’s war dance:      http://youtu.be/VdRXuyBOyow 

The weasel war dance is a colloquial term for a behavior of excited ferrets and weasels. In wild animals, it is speculated that this dance is used to confuse or disorient prey. In domestic animals, the war dance usually follows play or the successful capture of a toy or a stolen object and is commonly held to mean that the weasel is thoroughly enjoying itself.

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