Happy Valentine’s Day

Sunday, 14 February 2021 A number of things to look forward to this week: Ottawa may be loosening it’s lockdown restrictions…(Lowe’s and Richie’s, here I come!) and the promise of a snow storm (storm chips anyone?) I woke up to a winter wonderland. Didn’t know it was going to snow during the night. Snowy morning,…… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day

Woodpeckers and Nuthatches

Sun rays this morning. Photo of the day, 11 Oct 2020 ©WQuinn

Sunday, 11 October 2020 Woodpecker has been visiting a lot this week. This month, actually, now that I think about it. And today, while visiting with my brother and Mom on the veranda (social distancing of course) a pileated woodpecker flew overhead, landing on the old clothesline post, then flew to the pine tree. It…… Continue reading Woodpeckers and Nuthatches


Thursday, 27 February 2020 Happy birthday to my beautiful niece Alex!!! Well wasn’t that a snowstorm! It started out a little slow but made up for it this afternoon. Wowsers! Lots of activity at the feeders. I had a hard time keeping the black squirrels away from the platform feeder. Everytime I chased them away,…… Continue reading 58/366


Monday, 20 May 2019 Cereal and camera in hand this morning, I sat on the veranda watching the birds. The west wind was cool, and it wasn’t long before I was donning a sweater. Not long after, the sun broke through the clouds and the temperature and humidity soared! I like writing about my day…… Continue reading 365…140