First Birthday in Canada

Cake for breakfast. A trip to the trampoline park. An afternoon bbq and swim. “Best birthday ever!” proclaimed the star of the day.

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April Sendoff

Weather cooperating, we gathered poolside to celebrate a late April birthday. Such a nice way to bid adieu to April. Two of my ‘kids’ and a daughter-in-law. For Bushboy’s last on the card.

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Birds: Always In Season

Haven’t been out with the camera recently, but here are some photos from my archives. (For Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: birds .Featured image is a family of Canadian Geese.)

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Homeschooling

We’re in lockdown again, in Ontario, Canada, and that means back to homeschooling, so Grumpa and I have offered our services a couple of days a week to oversee the studies. Not so taxing – these two are avid students. The dog, on the other hand, is not impressed.

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A Story and A Wish

Originally posted on One Woman's Quest II:
Table six in the fourth floor dining room at the long-term care facility is a favourite with the staff.  Ninety-eight-year-old Dorothy leads the pack with her no-nonsense attitude.  Beside her sits Verna, just eight years her junior, who always has a smile and a kind word for…

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Shapes and Design

For Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: shapes and design.

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August Closeup

For Cee’s Midweek Madness Photo challenge: August closeup or macro.

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Reflected

For Cee’s Black & White Challenge: reflections and mirrors

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These Tails Have ‘Tude

Apparently, birds with long tail feathers have escaped my camera lens, to for Bird Weekly challenge, I submit these images of tails that have attitude:

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