Fort Whyte Alive – November

It was such a beautiful morning today, that I knew it was time for a visit to Fort Whyte to see what critters might be around and have a nice walk in the fresh air and sunshine. I saw and/or heard a lot more than I got pictures of, since many of the critters (especially… Continue reading Fort Whyte Alive – November

Churchill Adventure Begins

It hasn’t actually begun – but it is close now.  I am at a hotel near the airport in order to avoid having to get up at 4 am to head to the airport.  Instead I will rise at 5 am and get ready while waiting for my short ride to the airport with the… Continue reading Churchill Adventure Begins

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

Why Do You Write?

I read this question “Why Do You Write?” on a blog the other day along with her answer.  The blog ended with “Now it’s your turn. Tell me, “Why do you write?” I don’t write as often as I used to write – but I do still enjoy putting my words down for others to… Continue reading Why Do You Write?

My Lawnmower Story

Back in the early spring, I wrote about my lawnmower not starting.  It was a simple enough reason because I just discovered that my tool shed had flooded and it was sitting in 3-4 inches of water.  I realized that it must do this every year and that is why I had a problem with… Continue reading My Lawnmower Story

Nkorho Sightings

As I expected, it didn’t get as warm as the forecast indicated yesterday  and the wind was so nasty that it was quite unpleasant in the morning and early afternoon.  It did warm up though and this morning we are starting off with -12C and a windchill of only -22C.  Much better.  I was getting… Continue reading Nkorho Sightings