Blustery Day

I was scheduled for a volunteer shift at the Assiniboine Park Zoo this morning and a little bit of wind and snow wasn’t going to stop me.  🙂 It turned out to be one of those days when there were more volunteers than visitors. The temperature wasn’t too bad, but combined with the wind and… Continue reading Blustery Day

Blue Jay Returns

I think the Blue Jay must have seen the pictures I took of him a couple of weeks ago and he came back to pose for some better ones.  🙂 I looked out my window and he was right on my balcony, checking out the bird feeder.  I moved slowly towards my camera in the… Continue reading Blue Jay Returns

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

Selling – Moving ? ?

I’ve been thinking a lot about things lately.  Chester and I are both getting older as is my home.  My house is the oldest of us all, as it was built in 1900, so is now currently 114 years old.  I am 63 years old and Chester is 11 years old.  Jewel is still a… Continue reading Selling – Moving ? ?

May 29th

I can’t believe that we are having another thunderstorm again with another downpour.  What a horrible weekend.  My back yard is pretty much under water and that hasn’t happened for many years – not since the yard was raised over 20 years ago.  It just is not stopping except to regather and start all over… Continue reading May 29th