Snowy Day Thoughts

It is snowing. The sun is not shining. It is not cold (-6C really isn’t cold). Enough thinking for one day.  Let’s look at the pictures I took instead.  🙂 My view through the window at night (when it just started snowing) A similar view this morning (still snowing). No one is sitting on the… Continue reading Snowy Day Thoughts

May 8 – Pretoriuskop

The moon was beautiful last night with some clouds floating by it. I got an extra early start this morning after waking up at 4:30 am, but I had a great sleep, interrupted only by the sounds of Hyaenas and lions about a 1/2 hour earlier. I could hear cars going by shortly after 5:00… Continue reading May 8 – Pretoriuskop

I Went Birding

Birds are fascinating.  I look at them and try to take pictures of them all the time – but ask me what I saw, I am am often not quite sure.  I usually know what type of bird it was, but trying to narrow down to the particular bird is very hard to do. I… Continue reading I Went Birding

English Garden and Leo Mol Sculpture Garden – Assiniboine Park

The English Garden and the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden are beside the duck pond and the Park Cafe, which is inside the Qualico Family Centre at Assiniboine Park.

Birds Along the Red River

A few days ago when Chester and I were walking along the Red River, we saw a little sparrow of some kind perched on a log.  Shortly after that a Canada Goose family swam past us.  I happened to snap a few pictures.  🙂

100% Humidity

My little weather icon on my desktop tells me that the humidity is 100% – but rain is not in the forecast for today.  It is only 16C right now – but that humidity seems to make the air so thick that it was harder to walk than usual.  The sky is full of dark… Continue reading 100% Humidity

Little Bird Day

Chester and I had an early walk this morning and it was already 13C with very little wind and a beautiful sunny sky.  🙂  We went for our walk along the Red River before either of us had breakfast and before I turned a computer on. Lots of little birds were singing to us and… Continue reading Little Bird Day