Time enough for a post, before I head off to my mother's. I've decided to leave early enough to hit the post office before it closes, then grab something for lunch with my mother. I'm seriously debating whether or not to bring some of the pierogi we made last night for her. On the one … Continue reading Morning critters
We have a new visitor to the feeding station, today! I haven't seen grouse in the yard in quite a while, and whenever we did, they tended to be under some bushes or trees. This is the first time we've seen one at the feeding station! Such a pretty bird, all puffed up to stay … Continue reading Puffy
I haven't done my Critter of the Day pictures in ages. Usually, once we're spending more time indoors, I start them up again, but they take quite a bit of time. I do very little post processing - maybe some cropping, or fixing the lighting, but that's it. The main thing is to resize them … Continue reading Blehp!
Well, we've passed our forecasted high of the day and have reached 30C/86F, with the humidex putting us at 35C/95F, this afternoon. We did, however, get RAIN this morning! I was awakened by the sound of thunder, so I quickly went outside to make sure the cats and birds had food before the rain hit. … Continue reading Little friends, and garlic mystery solved?
I am curious as to how this deer got so damp all over like that, but his mother wasn't.
The deer had to do some digging to find the feed, buried in the snow!
It's always interesting to watch the deer when they are on alert, and those loooong ears are constantly moving around.
It's the end of April as I write this. The next few photos I'll be posting were taken in the middle of the month, just after we got a significant snowfall. What a difference a couple of weeks makes! And what a face this young buck is making! Not too keen on having to dig … Continue reading Critter of the Day: What’s that face?
Just look at those little antler nubbins! So cute!
Watching and waiting for other deer to leave the feeding station.