“Nature, Art and Culture”

That is what the brochure promises as it promotes one of our local gardens. I have not been there in a very long time, as it was closed much of the past year. They have a stunning outdoor garden bistro where we’ve eaten many times over the past years. Today I decided I would make…

Double-crested Cormorant …and friends

Yesterday I discovered Double-crested Cormorants hanging out at the top of a couple of very tall trees at the lake. They were pretty far away so it was hard to get super photos. But they are pretty cool birds. Today my husband came with me to the lake and he called me over when he…

I almost missed this…

Yes, I almost stayed home and walked my neighborhood yesterday for my Saturday walk. But when I thought about it, I knew I needed to go to my favorite place that helps me forget the chaos of this thing we now call life. When I’m at my wetlands I’m there, body mind and soul. One…

Come walk with me…

Join me as I walk through my magical wetlands wonderland. My oasis in the desert where I clear my head of life’s worries: Yesterday I visited late morning. The weather was wonderful and there were several other friendly visitors. As I crossed the bridge to enter the park, I looked down to see this beautiful…

The Grebe

I have fallen in love with this sweet little bird that I recently discovered at our nearby wetlands.💙 “may my heart always be open to little birds who are the secrets of living” ~ e. e. cummings