Dianne🌺

1 year ago
Not even a pandemic can keep the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree from standing tall in New York City. The iconic tree—a 75-foot Norway Spruce hailing from Oneonta, New York—arrived in the city on Saturday, November 14, after two days in transit strapped to the back of an 18-wheeler. While memes about the tree’s debut have been circulating since Rockefeller Center announced its arrival—thanks to its seemingly-scarce silhouette—on Wednesday, November 18, a new discovery about the spruce was made

Dianne🌺

1 year ago
When the tree was erected in the middle of Rockefeller Center, one of the workers who helped transport and secure the tree found what looked like a baby owl within its branches. He promptly put his new feathered friend—aptly nicknamed “Rockefeller”—in a box and called the Ravensbeard Wildlife Center in Saugerties, NY. When the center confirmed that they could help, the man then drove hours to meet them and make the drop.

Dianne🌺

1 year ago
Ellen, the Ravensbeard employee who met with him, realized it was actually older than they originally thought.

Dianne🌺

1 year ago
Once secured, I peeked in the box and saw this little face looking up at me,” she shared in a Facebook post for the center. “He was a little Saw-whet owl, the smallest owls we have in the Northeast. All baby owls are born in the spring so the idea that there was a baby owl in November didn’t make sense." Once the little owl made its safe return, Ellen assured readers that it was given all the water and mice it could consume, as it hadn’t eaten in a few days.So far so good, his eyes are bright an

Dianne🌺

1 year ago
and seems relatively in good condition with all he’s been through,” she exclaimed. “Once he checks in with the vet and gets a clean bill of health, he’ll be released to continue on his wild and wonderful journey.”

The Real Fish 🇺🇸 🇮🇹

1 year ago
Beautifully done and thanks for the interesting information. I live in the metro NY area and I never heard the story of the Tree and the Owl.

Annabelle 😊

1 year ago
Fabulous art 💙

Peyz33 aka Karen 🇺🇸

1 year ago
When I lived in NY I would stay far away from Rock Center when the tree was up - too many people. Maybe this year not so bad 💚💚💚💚💚

TSsChaos

1 year ago
Beautiful

LW Art/Lori

1 year ago
Sensational

🌎rubyjoods🌍

1 year ago
Fantastic!!!!!!

🦋 arlene 🦋

1 year ago
Beautiful

Philomena 🇺🇸

1 year ago
Beautifully done

Kim G. J.

1 year ago
This is such a wonderful story. Thank you! Your picture is just as wonderful!

🇦🇺🇺🇾 My Creations. Mariela

1 year ago
Sensational

Lisa Dawn

1 year ago
Outstanding

🌻 Dorier 🌻

1 year ago
Fabulous ❤️🎄❄️

Carole❤️💫🍃❤️

1 year ago
Beautiful!💫✨⭐️

Lisa Mays

1 year ago
Gorgeous. Beautiful story with a happy ending 🦉

Fruce

1 year ago
This story filled me with wonder. I’m uplifted Dianne!