Category Archives: Bird Watching

Walking in the Woods – The Cure for Learning Curves and other Life Bumps

It has been a year – OK only three and a half months – but it feels like a year – of changes and they just keep on coming.  Changes in my children’s lives, changes in my friends lives and a … Continue reading

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No More Whispering ….

….. Spring is shouting out loud that it is on the way – around the corner even!  If only the rain would slow down, and let the sun break through! There are flowers in the garden, Crocus, Hellebores, Aconite and … Continue reading

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Cold Weather on The Wet Coast

Freezing Cold and clear or cold and overcast – it was cold enough to freeze water on any surface.  From the ground on up, dripping from branches, coating mosses, rose hips or ozing from broken tree limbs. Gone to the birds. … Continue reading

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It Never Fails to Amaze….

Our beautiful Island never fails to amaze and thrill me!  On our weekly walks I always find something new and wonderful to admire and photograph.  No matter how familliar the path. Leaves, bushes, trees all have something new to offer. … Continue reading

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Soaring High

The Retreat is over and went well.  I saw some finished mittens and hats half done and a great many happy retreaters.  I think that I will focus on small projects with big impact for the next Retreat – it … Continue reading

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Owl Magic, Sea Birds and Sea-Stars

It was/is a grey day.  A Wet-Coast Winter’s day, grey, a little dreary, with dim lighting and just a little nippy! But the walk at Neck Point this morning was more that a little magical. It all started with the … Continue reading

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Red-Breasted Sapsucker

This morning’s walk at Morden Colliery was a pretty normal walk.  Damp, foggy, lots of green and grey mosses and lichens and everything dripping with moisture. But…. As we were walking towards the car…. I saw a flash of red out … Continue reading

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