Monthly Archives: December 2011

Frosty Friday

We’ve had some beautiful frost for the past three mornings.  Looking at the ground with the rising sun behind it was like seeing a landscape sprinkled with diamond dust.  On Friday morning I was able to go out for a … Continue reading

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Warm wishes for the cold season, Part 5

As promised, this post will conclude my review of some of the warm-weather critters who have come to me for portraits this year.  I started small with the four previous posts in the series, and now I’ll share the fruits … Continue reading

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Warm wishes for the cold season, Part 4

Continuing my project of reviewing my favorite photos of little folk for 2011, here are what I believe will be the final nine.  At least one more post will follow, presenting larger fauna—birds, mammals, and one amphibian. During a picnic … Continue reading

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Warm wishes for the cold season, Part 3

Here is the promised third set of memories of some of the little ones that came my way during the course of the warmer months behind us this year.  I am planning one more post soon of the larger animals … Continue reading

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Warm wishes for the cold season, Part 2

I had some problems yesterday uploading the photos I wanted to post, reflecting back on warmer times earlier in the year, and so here is the second set of small fair-weather fauna.  One more set will follow shortly.

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Big birds back

As I went to put out the recycling this afternoon, I was delighted to find that our local gang of 18 turkeys was foraging on the eastern edge of our yard.  I slowly retreated back into the house, hastily affixed … Continue reading

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Warm wishes for the cold season–Part 1

As winter approaches with ominous portent (it dropped deep into the single digits three nights ago), I find myself reflecting back on a very interesting year, and especially to warmer times, although we do love this colder season, for its own … Continue reading

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