A couple of days ago, it rained all day – FINALLY. With the sun now shining and the moisture from that rain, everything is looking so green and beautiful now. Amazing that it took until the middle of May before we got the April showers this year. This morning, I grabbed my camera and took… Continue reading Beautiful Day for a Walk
It was a beautiful morning this morning – perfect for a little stroll. I headed out for a walk along the Seine River, but hardly got over to the other side of the river before finding out that there is an annual Mother’s Day Run on my path. The run had just started so no… Continue reading Mother’s Day Run
We have had a few days in a row where temperatures have stayed above freezing at night and gone up to the high teens during the day, so finally we are seeing lots of bare ground and the ice is pretty much gone from the rivers. Lakes still have ice, but not strong enough to… Continue reading It’s Melting
I went out for a walk along the Seine River (well, the still frozen Seine River), to see if I could find any signs of spring. There are lots of Canada Geese back here in Winnipeg, but I kind of suspect that they have teamed up with Mother Nature in this April Fools joke on… Continue reading Looking for Spring
Earlier this month when I went house/dog sitting for a few day, I left plenty of food in the bird feeder to keep the Chickadees well fed while I was gone. I hoped there was enough food anyway because the House Sparrows could have come for a feast also. When I returned I was surprised… Continue reading My Chickadee Buddy – St. Peanut (and friends)
After seeing the White-tailed Deer outside my apartment window all summer and fall, I was disappointed to realize that they would be hidden for most of the winter. My walks along the Seine River did not help me locate them – until today. 🙂 While walking along the trail on the opposite side of the… Continue reading Walking with the Deer
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!