Rainy day Tuesday

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 I am running out of clever titles! It started out rainy but eventually the sun came out and it was beautiful! I have always wanted to see a sky filled with starlings doing their thing. You know what I’m taking about? How they move in unison, dancing on the wind. Well…I…

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Rainy day Monday

Monday, 19 October 2020 I was grateful for my sunrise simulation alarm clock this morning, gently waking me up to a room full of light. It was still hard to get out of bed, I could have stayed longer if it wasn’t for Dukes banging on my door. I stepped out onto the veranda to…

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It sounds more like April than October

Sunday, 18 October 2020 I stepped out onto the veranda this morning, pleasantly surprised it wasn’t freezing out and yet also surprised to hear the red-winged blackbirds singing. Not to mention the robins serenading us throughout the day. It’s highly unusual for these birds to still be here. I’m enjoying hearing them but somewhat confused…

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A Saturday in Autumn

Saturday, 17 October 2020 It started out quite chilly. -1°C brrrr But all that frost on the ground and steam rising from the river in the morning sun was fresh and gorgeous! And the birds singing loudly sounded like a morn in spring. Three woodpeckers visited the feeders today: Downey, Hairy and Pileated. Also saw…

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