Came To Our Senses… Almost

Lou-Anne and I didn’t go to Cape Sable Island yesterday but went to the South Shore instead. I left the house at 5:30 a.m and didn’t get back  until 6:00 p.m. We went to Chester, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg , Bridgewater and many points in between! We saw over 30 Loons and we each got lifers.. one for me (Red-necked Grebe), two for  Lou-Anne. Yay!!!!!!!!!!  OK, so Lou-Anne is 20 years younger than me and she was exhausted so I was beyond exhausted! We didn’t go to CSI because we thought it would be too long a day… thus the title of this blog!!  That was our last outing before Lou-Anne goes to Africa for six months so I have a chance of recovering before she gets back! 🙂

It was a beautiful day in this amazing part of our province. Sunny and calm, calm water.

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Couldn’t be any more still. The colour is almost gone.

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There was still some colour in Mahone Bay where this shot of Buffleheads was taken.

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This Horned Grebe was fishing… successfully!

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The beginning of his dive made quite a tunnel.

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This Red-breasted Merganser decided to do a little walking on water… no fair using wings!

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Meanwhile back to Enfield on my morning walk several days ago, I came across this greenish bullrush.. assume it is a mossy growth.

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These little Golden-crowned Kinglets are murder to try and catch still enough to get a photo. This is my best to date. If you click on it, you can see a bug in its mouth.  Love the little orange feet!

To my friend who came a little close to me with her vehicle when I was walking on our road today.. here is  your shout out! Heehee! She wanted a full page spread but she would  have to come closer to me than she did for that kind of attention. Didn’t even cause me to swear! 🙂

Until next time..

Pura Vida!

 

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2 comments on “Came To Our Senses… Almost

  1. Cindy says:

    Yeah, I made your blog…just not in a postitive way. I am sorry, I hate when people do that to me!!!

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