After a visit with my Mom in the hospital this morning and while my laundry was in the dryer, I decided I had time for a quick walk. I had to be back before the dryer was finished, because someone had a load beside the washer waiting for me to get mine finished and into… Continue reading A Little Walk
Between the move and my upcoming vacation, I haven’t been around here much lately and I apologize for that – but it will be awhile before things get back to normal (whatever that is) again. To fill you in – I have moved, although still unpacking. Hopefully I will be finished unpacking before I leave… Continue reading Catch Up
The Red and Assiniboine Rivers in Winnipeg are moving the ice around and trying to get it out of town. The Canada Geese and Mallard Ducks don’t seem to mind the ice cold water and swim happily in it. After breakfast I went over to The Forks, where the Red and Assiniboine Rivers meet to… Continue reading Ice and Waterfowl
It was time for a nice walk and where better to go than Fort Whyte Alive? So, that is where I went this morning. I was surprised that my first sighting was about a dozen Mallard Ducks. I thought they would have been long gone by now – but there was still plenty of open… Continue reading A Fort Whyte Morning in December
I have no pictures of my first walk from a few days ago. I only went out to see if I could walk to the Perimeter Highway, which isn’t too far from my apartment. I can see the traffic lights for it when I make my u-turn to get to my place. I hadn’t gone… Continue reading A Couple of Walks
OK – it finally looks like I have survived the cold of the century. For the last 3 weeks I have been practically down and out with the nastiest cold I have ever had. I continued to work – since I need a paycheque to survive, but had a constant supply of Tylenol and/or Advil… Continue reading Whew!
Oak Hammock Marsh. I heard there were Tundra Swans at the marsh, so I had to head out to find them one day.