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Hello everyone!A quick note to advise you that my blog continues at:
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I've set-up a new blog under the same account.
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No bunnies were hurt in the making of this post.
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Growing antlers are covered with a living tissue called velvet.
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A majestic and noble bird. What more can be said?My only advice is to duck if you find a Bald Eagle flying in your direction.
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The Mrs and I took a little R&R and wandered here and there.
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UnidentifiedDo you know what this is?Walking Stick
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Blue Planet - Vol I
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The adventure of life is to learnThe goal of life is to grow
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Fancy barns and rural outbuildings?
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Northern Water Snake
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In use by the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
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Horses are incredibly intelligent and to prove my point, when I [ahem]
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Heatwaves are enjoyed by few, but more often than not the heat especially when extended over a period of days is quite taxing on most of us.
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Keep your skeptic cap on when surfing.
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Longing for something cool and refreshing we enjoyed homemade margaritas.
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Brown-eyed SusansWinged and Burrowing ________ ?
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I've never seen the likes of a barn like this anywhere.
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Canada Day celebrations from across our great nation are happening from coast, to coast, to coast.
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A new first for both of us was seeing this unique bird on our property.
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Once again I am proud to be participating in Barn Charm.Sadly, this barn sits unused.
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What is black, white and red all over?
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Prince EdwardCounty boasts one of the largest collections of Loyalist architecture in Ontario, Canada.
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Water towers can be found in most communities.
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Nurturing our need to be connected is likely achieved in more ways than any one person can imagine.
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I've included a few pics from the past that I'm fond of and hope you like them too.
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Howdie Ho!Me and little Jimmy have been in a barn or two in these here parts and we just wanted to show y'all the finer establishments.
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What is it that draws many of us to old and restored/modified vehicles?1953 Dodge1957
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We spent part of our Saturday afternoon at Case-Dea Estates Winery, celebrating their 3rd. anniversary.
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Well not quite, but pretty darn close.I don't think the pics do the scene justice... it is such a beautiful sight.
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The world would be pretty drab if it weren't for colour (color).
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The Cecropia moth, Hyalophora cecropia, is the largest
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Disclaimer: All these images were recorded in Prince Edward County (Ontario, Canada). They are not a figment of my imagination, nor yours. That said, if you've been sipping the fermented stuff for part of the day, then who knows what you'll remember.
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Let me introduce you to some new friends!Nip and TuckTinyRomeoTipper and NewtCheech and ChongDisclaimer:
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Has a place to call home.Has a place to perch.Has the ability to take flight.
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Daily visit from one of the many wabbits that drop by for a nibble.Moma keeping a watchful eye on the coming and going of anyone near her nest.Neighbours dogs that we visit and share carefree moments with.
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Here are some snaps of buildings that caught my eye in and around Sandbanks.
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Some shots taken here on our 12 acre property and throughout the County (Prince Edward County).Swallows Feast
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As with any adventure, surprises and the unexpected may occur.
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Hey lads and lasses, me and the misses are off to sin-city and will be visiting the Canyon of Grande.
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Until recently, I was an underwater photographer.
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This short film highlights the plight many birds encounter during migration.
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Had a humdinger of a morning today and very
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Great Blue Heron - click here for bird sounds.To learn more about the Great Blue Heron, click here.
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Eastern Kingbird - click here for Song/SoundsLearn more about the Eastern Kingbird here.Love barns, then you'll love Barn Charm... check it out here.
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Prince Edward County which is now home for Linda and I is fast becoming a popular tourist attraction for its growing number of Vineyards and Wineries across the County.
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Ruby-throated Hummingbird - Male |
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Can you find the bird?Can you see the bird in this photo?Downy WoodpeckerWhite Crowned SparrowAmerican Goldfinch - maleGold and Purple FinchRobinDouble-click any photo to enlarge.
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Poised to be a barnburner post, these barns are all located in Hillier Ward of Prince Edward County (PEC) which happens to be an Island.
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Surprised that I have tenants in two of my three birdhouses, I'm told it often takes up to a few seasons before birds will move in.
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She's More than a WomanMs. Rose-breasted GrosbeakPutting on the RitzEyeing Ms. RBGNot Impressed by the Leering Eyes
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Do you have a Bucket List ? If you wait until retiring, it likely won't happen.
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Here's another special Spring time surprise!Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Click here for SoundMore information about this beautiful bird can be found here
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Many of these buildings continue to serve their owners, while others may be in a state of disrepair.
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It was a pleasant surprise to discover White
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Just a few days ago, Cedar Waxwings showed up.
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Cruising for the ladiesHe preys on unsuspecting land-owners using human
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For a change, I chose black and white.
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BanditBig StinkBunny Hop
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Plenty of chilly winds and clouds lately.
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This is a first...
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I would like to this opportunity to sincerely thank everyone that visits my blog.
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I miss seeing red squirrels and went looking for some in my photo-bucket of past photos.
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The joys of backyard birding is in a word... FUN!
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I think these photos speak for themselves.
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Checking out at the store, the young cashier suggested to the older woman that she should bring her own grocery bags because plastic bags weren't good for the environment.The woman apologized and explained, "We didn't have this green thing back in my earlier days."The clerk responded, "That's our problem today. Your generation did not care enough to save our environment for future generations."She was right -- our generation didn't have the green thing in its day or didn't call it "green."Back t [..]
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Spring time signals a rebirth! What better way to witness the miracle of life than by visiting your local farmer and seeing for yourself.Beauty at Sleep1 hour oldNewborn TwinsI'm too tired to eat.Hi Gorgeous!They call me Mister Grunt.They call him Sleepy!
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We recently purchased a 'Trail Cam' so we could discover what critters roam our 12 acre property.
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Fresh water streams are a beautiful thing for many reasons.
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The small family farmer is still managing to keep their farms operational, but just barely.
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This series of photo's were all taken on our property (D'Swamp Forest and Wetlands of Dan).
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A nice walk on a sunny day! Cool breeze with the warmth of the sun against my skin felt wonderful. This series was taken during a walk in my neighbourhood (hood).
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I think this family has everything under control.
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Some photos of my time in the land of make believe.Captain Jack has nothing on me... Arrr!NessyFluffy Crab Cakes Anyone?Small Bone StructureBigger Bone StructureWhy don't we see Cowboys ride these at the rodeo!She was having a bad day and wanted to be left alone.Tawney OwlEurasian Eagle OwlSpectacled Owl
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Orlando, Florida's 80 degree sunny weather during our entire stay was absolutely wonderful!T-shirts, shorts and sandals and an evening soak in the hot-tub; what's not to like.Upon our return and taken back by shuttle to our car... brrrr! The weather difference was definitely bone jarring but it's always nice to come home.Another item checked off our Bucket List.Day and Night, the beat goes on! The food was marvelous too!Good Times at the House of BluesWe enjoyed a behind the scenes view of E [..]
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A new post before I board the plane to Orlando, Florida.All in the FamilyRich man, poor man.Guess who's coming to dinnerMigration or Immigration?
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Please set aside a little time to gain a better understanding of WHY it exists and its evolution. Thereafter you might see why I and so many others are disabling this layer of security on their respective Blogs. Its application and usage can be counter productive to Blog Followers.Besides, you can enable the Comment Moderation option to weed out spam and distasteful comments.On the flip side, there are other developments (read: spin-offs) going on today.Want to learn more, visit www.captcha.com
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As I travel the back roads in and around my new home, I am constantly reminded of the beauty that exists everywhere. There was a time when I didn't see with eyes wide open the beauty that surrounds us all. An old abandoned house in the country.On a different level, some photos capture events, situations and behaviours that many may find offensive, disgusting and uncomfortable with. Where do you stand? Ignore, voice your opinion, right of self-expression? Use the following scenario, photogra [..]
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He watches over the fields in a 'calm assertive' manner. He is a noble animal who enjoys the rigors of his duties as much as curling up at your feet. A dedicated and loving companion.Who can resist a curly red head...
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Amherst Island, Ontario, CanadaLike what you see, then head on over to Barn Charm for this weeks edition.
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Part of Our Backyard
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Some of these structures are located on Amherst Island. To get there, you must take the ferry.Open ConceptSun-KissedWinter ColourAmherst Island Hay BarnLike what you see, then head on over to Barn Charm for this weeks edition.