Eastern Yellow-billed Hornbill ~ Östlicher Gelbschnabeltoko ~ Tockus flavirostris

Against the light you can see that the extremely touch-sensitive high precision tool - the beak - contains a lot of blood vessels. One reason why birds hate their beaks being touched - and something that renders the clipping of chickens’ beaks in factory farming absolutely unacceptable.   

2014 © Jesse Alveo

Always post the rules
Answer the questions set by the person who tagged you and add 11 new ones 
Tag 11 new people and link them to the post
Let them know they were tagged 
I was tagged by stanaloveballs

1. Best Caskett kiss?

That’ll always be Always

2. Favorite quote from Castle?


3. If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

London probably

4. Which episode was the first Castle episode you saw?

The very first (on the dutch television though)

5. Do you like to write/read fanfiction? If so, a few of your favourites :)

I’ve written one myself (it’s here but don’t expect much of it, also it’s not finished…) and about the favourites, you’ll get that one later, I still don’t have them on my laptop yet, sorry

6. Top 3 tumblr?

Oh gods there are soo many good blogs

beckettsdrawer, stanamylove, nashornvogel, schnaeffchen, regina-the-queen, girl-im-gonnasmack-you, sandcastlesandsunlight, all-hail-katic, detective-potter-in-the-shire, violethill47, 221buscus-in-the-supertardis, my-name-isnt-a-song, ycantithinkofsomething, coffee-means-kiss and ofc the lovely person who tagged me: stanaloveballs

Yes I realise this is more than three, but I can’t choose sorry, and i know i’m forgetting soooo many people, sorry! i love you all! 

7. Favourite Disney movie 

right now Frozen

8. Name five of your favorite Castle episodes?

Always, Flowers for your grave, Killshot, The good the bad and the baby & smells like teen spirit 

9. What is the story behind your url?

Well Stana kinda speaks for itself (it’s Stana Katic aka the gorgeous fabulous actress who plays Kate Beckett for the people who don’t know)

I’m a big big fan of the 10th doctor and his phrase was ‘Allons-y’ which is french for 'let’s go’ so I’m also saying let’s go Stana

10. Describe your mood with a gif or a photo!

*opens the gif folder*

My Questions: (i’m steeling the last one, i like it) 

1) Describe your mood with a gif or photo 
2) How would you describe yourself to me if I’d never met you before?
3) One thing you can’t go without
4) What do you hate the most about facebook? (gimme a nice rant hehe)
5) Turnons/turnoffs?
6) If you could date a fictional character, who would it be?
7) Favourite song at the moment? 
8) Make a cute haiku about your blog or fandom
9) Favourite nailpolish colour?
10) What’s your favourite picture of Tom Hiddleston? gifs are okay too

cumbercockie asked:

☾ :)

☾ : favourite word from your language 

(I’ve already done french so I’ll do dutch now)
Mijn favoriete woord is gezellig omdat het in het Engels niet bestaat. Het betekent iets als fun, cosy, a good time etc. maar allemaal net niet precies

Thanks for tagging princessrobintunney :)

Always post the rules: answer the questions the person who tagged you asked and write 11 new questions. Tag 11 new people. Message the people you tagged to let them know you tagged them.

1. What’s your otp ?

Definitely Jisbon!

2. Tv or computer ?

Computer! No computer, no tumblr, my life would be so empty :o

3. What’s your dearest wish ? 

Hmm… I think that I am living a nice and happy life and everyone around me is perfectly satisfied

4. Whats your favourite song ?

No Angels by Bastille ft. Ella 

5. What are you afraid ?

I think I am afraid of dying

6. What do you want now ?

an item to stop time would be great :3

7. What’s your favourite icecream flavour ?


8. Where do you want to live later ?

I want to live far away…maybe America, but I don’t really know it yet

9. What’s your passion?

Watching tv shows haha and of course horseback riding :)

10. What’s your favourite book ?

probably The Fault in our Stars followed by the Hunger Games and Harry Potter

11. Will you marry me ?

I am not gay sorry, but if I would be, why not haha?:D

My questions:

1. How would you name your children?

2. Whats your favorite animal?

3. Who is your favorite fictional character?

4. What languages do you speak?

5. Why have you started your blog?

6. What is the meaning behind your url?

7. If you could change one thing in your life, what would it be?

8. What are/were your favorite subjects in school?

9. What was the worst movie you have ever seen?

10. Do you prefer coffee or tea?

11. What is your favorite quote?

I WAS TAGGED BY nashornvogel


-Always post the rules 

-Answer the questions the person who tagged you wrote and write 11 new ones

-Tag 11 people and have them answer your questions 

-Let them know they’ve been tagged

Because i am a lazy person i am not gonna tag anyone, so bored to think 11 question but thank you for tagging me! ^_^

What nashornvogel asked me :

1. What is your earliest memory?

When my grandmother broke her leg, I was three years old 

2. When in life have you felt most alone?

idk, I don’t even think that i have felt alone

3. If you could hold on to just one memory from your life forever, what would that be?

Wow, i have so many good memories… I…don’t know

4.Do you have any regrets?

Yes, who doesn’t?

5. How would you like to be remembered?

As a funny person, wise, smart, friendly..

6. Have you ever experienced a ghost story?

Once, i was on holidays, i saw a woman and her daughter dressed in white entering a cemetery at 00:00…

7. What are you proudest of in your life?

I am proud because of my ability to understand maths easily

8. Did you grow up in a small or big town?


9. Which continents have you been on? 

only europe

10. The latest you’ve ever slept?

12 hours  

11. Do you want to get married? Have kids? 

not in my plants, but if it happens. why not?