the beautiful water and surroundings of an abandoned quarry

Limber Tail Syndrome

There’s an old, flooded, abandoned quarry a few kilometers from where we live. The small lake is a popular place to cool off in the heat of the summer. The access is actually forbidden so let’s keep it a secret. But so many people were having picnics and gatherings there, so we definitely were not …

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Fox red labrador Bina laying on table after donating blood

Becoming a blood donor

Did you know that dogs can give blood, too?  A few times mum came across an announcement on Facebook that someone was urgently looking for a dog blood donor. Unfortunately, there’s no pet blood bank in Slovenia; dogs and cats can only rely upon owners willing to help when needed. Mum started searching more about …

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yellow butterfly posing on lavanda

Butterfly attack

Written by: Bina It was a boring rainy day in Strunjan. We were wasting our time on the terrace, waiting for the sun to break through the clouds. Then suddenly we got company. Out of nowhere, came a small, yellow butterfly. I’ve never met a butterfly before. It landed close to me on the terrace. …

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