Wild Life: Dispatches from a Childhood of Baboons and Button-Downs
Wild Life: Dispatches from a Childhood of Baboons
Keena Roberts split her adolescence between the wilds of an island camp in Botswana and the even more treacherous halls of an elite Philadelphia private school. In Africa, she slept in a tent, cooked over a campfire, and lived each day alongside the baboon colony her parents were studying. She could wield a spear as easily as a pencil, and it wasn't unusual to be chased by lions or elephants on any given day. But for the months of the year when her family lived in the United States, this brave kid from the bush was cowed by the far more treacherous landscape of the preppy, private school social hierarchy.Most girls Keena's age didn't spend their days changing truck tires, baking their own bread, or running from elephants as they tried to do their schoolwork. They also didn't carve bird whistles from palm nuts or nearly knock themselves unconscious trying to make homemade palm wine. But Keena's parents were famous primatologists who shuttled her and her sister between Philadelphia and Botswana every six months. Dreamer, reader, and adventurer, she was always far more comfortable avoiding lions and hippopotamuses than she was dealing with spoiled middle-school field hockey players. In Keena's funny, tender memoir, Wild Life, Africa bleeds into America and vice versa, each culture a...
- ASIN: 1538745151
Wildlife Artists Mallard Duck Stuffed Animal Plush Toy,grey 6" L
Frog Button in Fine Pewter | Toad Button | Set of Two Pewter Buttons | Wildlife
Bison Design Wildlife Button Pheasant Carabiner
Bear Paw Print Necklace Repurposed Button Wildlife Pendant Animal Stainless Steel Ball Chain
Bear Paw Print Necklace Repurposed Button Wildlife Pendant
I crafted this wolf necklace charm from a pewter-plated button. The image is an imprinted, darkened bear paw print or footprint and is quite eye catching. The pewter-plated button has a very nice silver-color and matte finish. Notice how a hint of the copper base shows through adding to the rustic nature of the piece. After removing the shank from the back of the button and smoothing out any rough edges, I drilled a hole, and inserted a sturdy metal ring. The pendant was suspended from a stainless steel ball chain. The button hangs 1 1/8 inches (29mm) from a 30 inch (76.2cm) stainless steel ball chain. The chain can be shortened upon request.
- Color: silver
- Brand: Hendywood
- ASIN: B07HLR3L1Y
Verena Street, 2 Pound Flavored Ground Coffee, Mississippi Grogg, Medium Roast, Rainforest Alliance Certified Arabica Coffee
Verena Street, 2 Pound Flavored Ground Coffee, Mississippi
Using the same high-grade specialty coffee beans as in our regular blends, this medium roast flavored coffee is a warm and inviting blend of butterscotch, caramel and hazelnut flavoring. Most flavored coffees utilize cheap and unremarkable coffee beans masked by potent flavoring additives, assuming that flavored coffee drinkers do not want to taste any actual coffee in their coffee! We take a different approach by utilizing the highest grade premium Arabica coffee beans you will find in a flavored coffee. This creates a rich and robust coffee flavor that complements our unique and proprietary flavorings perfectly. This is why many have touted our flavored coffees as being one-of-a-kind and having a strong and charismatic flavor without being too sweet or overpowering. Our coffee beans are freshly roasted in small batches with the utmost care and attention to a unique roast profile for each type of coffee origin. This means that you will receive high quality coffee fresher than anything you can get your hands on! We also purchase our beans from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms. Whether you choose our whole bean coffee or ground coffee, you will experience an incredibly fresh roast profile with an aromatic coffee smell and a rich but smooth flavor that is not bitter. This create...
- Brand: Verena Street
- ASIN: B01MRWGQN9
Brave Little Camper: Interactive Children's Sound Book (1 Button Sound) (Early Bird Sound Books)
Brave Little Camper: Interactive Children's Sound Book (1
Join Little Camper on an adventure with the look and feel of a classic childrens book. Youll hear a variety of forest-animal sounds as Little Camper spends the night in the forest for the very first time. Picture icons cue little ones to press the button and plays the sound effects.
- Brand: Cottage Door Press
- ASIN: 1680520741
Lee Men's Performance Cargo Short, Lion, 32
Lee Men's Performance Cargo Short, Lion,
Just like our founder, H.D. Lee, our passion is helping can-do people do more. We are committed to designing clothing that conforms to your body, allowing you to move through life freely. We help you chase the things that bring you joy and laughter. The things that make you fearless and hopefully because your passion is what makes you unique. And what moves you, moves us. Move your Lee.
- Color: Lion
- Brand: LEE
- ASIN: B014FAZOJC
- UPC: 083622033779
Polar Bear Button Save The Polar Bears! Backpack Pin Pinback Protect Wildlife 1" #30-30
Polar Bear Button Save The Polar Bears! Backpack
Size: 1" Shipping on each additional button is only 10 cents more! All buttons have the same pinback closure shown in the picture of the back of the button (stock photo of the back). Thanks for looking and have a great day!:) All of our completed worded designs are original and did not exist prior to our listing of them. All designs Outerspacebacon & CatWantsSteampunk. Our items are not eligible for resale on any online marketplace, including this one, without our express prior consent. White marketing of any of our products is strictly forbidden. Thank you for your cooperation!
- ASIN: B074PHHZ5J