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My holidays in Northern Ireland generally include one or more pilgrimages to places of shared family interest. As a child, I spent many holidays in Upperlands with Cousin, her parents and her siblings. 208 more words


Travel File: Morro Bay, CA

The particulars of living on the coast have faded since moving to Texas almost seven years ago (has it really been seven years!?).  The fog moving in on “little cat feet” (as Carl Sandburg so perfectly wrote), the echoing cry of a fog horn, Sea Gulls trying to make friends with beach-goers and the distant searching yawps of Sea Lions are all wonders that I recently had the pleasure of re-discovering.  667 more words


Westham Island’s George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

South the Vancouver lies a bird sanctuary with the Fraser River on one side and the Salish Sea on the other. In the distance lies the Strait of Georgia and the Gulf Islands where the salty sea air washes over the exposed landscape. 77 more words

Canada - British Columbia

Great Day for Owls

Tonji is now worried that we have too many Grass Owls in the farm. When we started this conservation project three years ago, we would see one Grass Owl passing through our area. 845 more words

Wild Birds

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One of several volunteer roles that I play in our small community is facilitating the Nature Playgroup sponsored by the Friends of the Bird Sanctuary… 144 more words


wild blueberries

Blueberries are in season here in the Northwoods. They grow in our area almost everywhere and we have the perfect climate and soil for wild blueberries ( 135 more words