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







Monday, April 4, 2011

Squirrels, Bluebirds, Dogs & Bees... Oh My~

Just one of those days... that brought large amounts of rain, loud claps of thunder, some lightening strikes, large doses of high winds and even so, I was able to get in some pretty nice captures.  

I took our German Shepherd...Countess Meaka Von Warfenburg...

Meaka for short on a little drive.  We came upon a Red-fox Squirrel doing what they like doing way too often...goofing off in the middle of the lane, so I made sure it got out of the way and it offered me a couple of nice poses for the help.  We also saw a female Eastern Bluebird with nest building materials in her beak.  It was beginning to rain and so we came home.  Since it is spring break, a few neighbors are traveling and I have been left in charge of their porperties.  I always take my camera with me and on the lovely assorted Hyacinths across the lane, a bee was busy collecting pollen.  All in all, it was a very nice day, even with all of the naughty weather~











4 comments:

  1. ohhh your german shepherd is LOVELY!

    well they are all beautiful but i love that one!

    Thanks
    Leontien

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  2. I love the Bees, they're beautiful.

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  3. Mary, such great photos, all. We finally have had a few days of sunshine and today it felt like spring. I'm pumped! Hope you are having a sunshiny day.

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  4. Wow ! I love your photos of Red Fox Squirrel !!
    We don't have this species here in Québec, Canada.
    Dominique

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