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The Bees are Buzzin’

The Bees are Buzzin’

The apple blossoms are blooming and the bees are busy pollinating. It’s a great time of year! The ground ivy is everywhere and I can’t complain as I walk through a sea of purple on my daily constitutional. After spending a huge position of last year walking around...

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Emergence

Emergence

I went back to the creek to shoot the tulip again and thought I would show you a coloured version this time. I love how the leaves cradle the bud as it grows bigger.

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Things, They Are Growing

Things, They Are Growing

Today I'm back to my regular neighbourhood walks. I took the catwalk into the creek path and noticed that the lilac trees were starting to bud. That means spring weather is officially here! On the trail, I found some other spring goodies. The Siberian Squill is a...

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A Chilly Mourning Dove

A Chilly Mourning Dove

I was spending some time chatting with my mom and dad in the sunroom when my dad spotted them. He had spotted a pair of mourning doves sitting on the plum tree branch just outside the window.  I took this photo of one of them as they were enjoying the warm rays...

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When Spring Gets Prettier

When Spring Gets Prettier

I discovered a new trail out in Caledon called the Alton Grange Trail. The trail is a short 4-kilometer loop that's definitely on the easy side to hike. It's a beautiful trail and one of my new favourites. At the beginning of the trail, I was feeling all the forest...

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Not Just For The Ducks

Not Just For The Ducks

I'm back at the Humber River Recreational Trail today and I'm hoping to find something a little more interesting than I did last week. I was greeted again by the mallard as I came onto the trail. Maybe I should give him a name so I can greet him next time? Canada...

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Just a Couple of Ducks

Just a Couple of Ducks

I went out for a walk along the Humber River Recreational Trail today. As I started on the trail I was greeted by this beautiful mallard. This is the extent of the colour I found along the trail other than brown. Loads and loads of brown. As far as the eye can see....

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Moody Skies in the Forks

Moody Skies in the Forks

I went out on a hike with my friend Linda and her dog, Summer. We decided on hiking at Forks of the Credit Conservation Area. When I drove in, I noticed some very strange-looking clouds.  They started fading as we hiked, so I stopped at Kettle Lake to get some...

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A Challenging Hike at Heartlake

A Challenging Hike at Heartlake

I went out with my friend Nigel to explore the trails at Heart Lake Conservation Area. With the melting snow and the ice formations, it was a difficult trek along the slippery trails. It was a challenging hike and I did not come away with many photos. These little...

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