Cherish is my favorite word, and I cherish the ability of turning the routine into a beautiful moment.
Nature creates in me, a spiritual and meditative time to bring peace, harmony and balance, into an otherwise ordinary day~
Mary Howell Cromer

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Images Taken July 5, Before First Flight Day~

Yesterday I was so thrilled that the young one had flown that I had to skip a few great images to celebrate flight day.  This morning I could hear the young one from a good distance away and could not believe where it had gotten to, it's first night out last evening.  It was 5 acres from nest tree and 3 acres from Tingsgrove.  I was able to watch the adult female bring it a meal and the images shall be forthcoming and most probably dark, as I was in a huge patch of poison ivy as  I was and treading softly and could not manage any other positioning, less I end up with more of the dreaded rash, which I am just recovering from~


  1. He's a big kid now! It grows pretty fast!

  2. It has been a pleasure to follow your progress with the hawks mary. I look forward to seeing the next pictures with the female bringing in food to a newly flown youngster.

  3. Hey Mary, this is great news to hear that the young one is flying and doing so well. FAB.

  4. Flight day - so exciting!! Careful of the poison ivy! :)


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