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Assorted critters at the Botanical Gardens

It was very quiet on my walk around the Botanical Gardens in Largo in late August. I did manage to find a few fun critters hanging around in the heat.

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one of those mornings...

Ever have one of those mornings, in a hurry, nothing going quite right?
You dash out into the bright sunlight towards your car?
And find yourself wondering if you had brushed your teeth and combed your hair? 12 more words



The Kreisman Family had a morning of BIG BIRDS in the southern Cascades this week.  Here are the photos taken by Peter Kreisman:A hard-working Pileated and a studious Great Gray Owl.  136 more words


A Pileated Pop-over

I went outside to fill the feeders yesterday afternoon and heard the unmistakable Woody Woodpecker call of a Pileated Woodpecker;  a moment later, this fellow flew overhead and landed on a neighbor’s pine tree. 66 more words


Draw A Bird Day, August 2016

Happy Draw A Bird Day, August 2016 Edition!  While on a crafty weekend at Hickory Road Inn we spotted a pileated woodpecker in the woods, and after observing this fascinating bird I knew I had to paint him. 151 more words


Pileated Woodpeckers in Everglades City

This is the Camellia Street Grill in Everglades City, FL.

It is a quirky, bayou-ornate little restaurant right off of Chokoloskee Bay, FL. Johanna and I, the always famished travelers, drove three laps around the entirety of Everglades City trying to find this gem. 447 more words

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