Sunshine!

After what seems like a very long time – the sky is blue and the sun is actually shining today.  I decided to take my camera on my morning walk along the Seine River.  It was about -9C with the sun just coming up and amazingly enough – there was no wind. There was a… Continue reading Sunshine!

Assinibone Park Zoo & More Updates

It was a beautiful day yesterday and it has been awhile since I’ve taken a trip to the Assiniboine Park Zoo – so away I went.  I just brought my little camera with me, since it it always in my purse, and I wasn’t planning on taking many pictures – but I did take a… Continue reading Assinibone Park Zoo & More Updates

Moving Plants Around

Vacations are wonderful and I could see myself doing much more traveling, if only I could afford it.  I remember way back when I was a teen that my desire was to be a beach bum.  🙂 Anyway now I am home again and it is time to move a couple of things around in… Continue reading Moving Plants Around

Day 16 – Going Home

The plan for today was to get a sunrise picture from the same place I took the sunset picture yesterday (only facing the other way).  🙂  So – I was up and headed over there on this brisk morning. The sunrise was a dud.  The sun came up without any colours at all – and… Continue reading Day 16 – Going Home

Vacation Plant Care

My upcoming vacations to British Columbia and then South Africa mean that I won’t be home to look after my plants.  It has been years since I’ve been away for more than a day or 2 and before that my daughter looked after them. First I told my mother that I would be showing up… Continue reading Vacation Plant Care

Flower Update & a Bird

I haven’t been taking my camera back to the house while going back to clear things out, but I always have my phone and its camera with me.  My Mock Orange is nicely blooming now and the Geranium in the pot on the steps is starting to bloom. I have found that a little Goldfinch… Continue reading Flower Update & a Bird

I Got the Keys

Since today is June 1st and I get my apartment on June 1st, I went and picked up my keys today.  I also took one assorted box over to get started with the move.  🙂 I went over with a measuring tape to get some idea of where everything will go and to decide if… Continue reading I Got the Keys