Sunday, August 19, 2018

Big Bird Interlude

The geese from Canada I knew. The other big bird is new to me. A juvenile Yellow-crowned Night Heron is what I'm thinking.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Mid-August Glimpses or Gleanings?

Gather your rosebuds while you may or sweet moments with blooms you pass and learn the names of along the way.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

So We Got More Than a Little Rain

And then this happened. 

Mushrooms spotted on this evening's short walk. 

Monday, August 13, 2018

Foliage Focus

There are leaves, and then there are OMG, check out these LEAVES!!!

Friday, August 10, 2018

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Sunday, August 5, 2018

A Weed Not in New York News Today

As far as I know, no one smokes it because it is poisonous but people do forage and eat young shoots (they are cooked though) in salad in spring. 

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Not Tired Yet

The Queen Anne's Lace is in bloom for a long time every year and then there is when it goes to seed and then also there are those dried seed heads which linger for even longer still. And I'm not tired of it yet.