Category Archives: Tree

HAPPY SABBATH – CHANGING SEASONS

Get out and walk, and enjoy the changes. Walk briskly and breathe deeply. Takc your camera, of course, AND your dog!   :}  Smiles

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MAPLE LEAVES DRIPPING WET

One of my photos below is # 29 of 365 — you decide. :}  Smiles

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HAPPY SABBATH — GOD’S OTHER BOOK

Besides the many routes to our hearts in the Bible, our Creator decked the earth with so many love notes.  Sabbath (7th day of the week — Saturday — His holy day of rest) is a fine time to kick … Continue reading

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FINCH NESTS and GREEN FINGERNAILS

Finches seem to like soft lining materials for their nests and have been snatching dog hair combings and shredded quilt batting from this spruce branch.  I’m always tempted to use clothes dryer lint, cotton balls, etc., but shudder to think … Continue reading

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BLACK WALNUT IN BLOOM — Photo #5 of 365

Among the many plants that present their bloom parts separately, is the black walnut overhanging my back yard.  For the past week or so the pollen-bearing parts (staminate catkins) have appeared like thousands of green caterpillars dangling from the branches. … Continue reading

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3 of 365 PINK DOGWOODS and WHITE PEACOCK

Dogwoods, Redbuds and Lilacs currently rule their sections of the color wheel in Walla Walla, especially in Pioneer Park.  While there this afternoon, I scurried over to the Aviary when the white Peacock hopped up onto the bridge railing. Unfortunately … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Wooden shoes left by the hearth with a snack for St Nicholas, yule logs, stockings hung,  Christmas trees, Candles, tinsel  stars, gaily wrapped gifts.  Traditions concerning these things have their roots in pagan ceremonies and customs dating back hundreds/thousands of … Continue reading

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