Tag Archives: Detroit River

Whilin’ away the hours …

… in the good ol’ Summertime. During this last decade, walking and blogging have become a huge part of my life, effectively crowding out my former hobbies of reading and gardening. And, though I no longer keep a fast pace … Continue reading

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What’s not to like about Autumn?

This trek to beautiful Elizabeth Park happened on November 6, 2021 and followed a rather meh trot around the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge earlier that morning. This island park is filled with hundreds of trees, Maples and Oaks mostly. … Continue reading

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Leaves were falling, temps were falling, but …

… no raindrops or snowflakes were falling, so happily I set out to glean some steps, amass a ton of photos and simply enjoy myself. It was a perfect Autumn day and I aimed to make the most of it. … Continue reading

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Swan sun salutation.  #Wordless Wednesday  #Wake up and greet the day!

Wordless Wednesday – allow your photo(s) to tell the story.

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Spring cleaning, er … preening #Wordless Wednesday #Dunk, drip, pick, flap, fluff –n- go!

Wordless Wednesday – allow your photo(s) to tell the story.

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Birds of a Feather.

Hmm – do I dare churn out a few more posts on local waterfowl after two Mute Swan posts last week? Well, that is the plan until I FINALLY return to the remaining 2021 treks that were usurped by holiday … Continue reading

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Frozen Foray!  #Wordless Wednesday  #Shiver on the River #Primo spot for eagles  

#Wordless Wednesday – allow your photo(s) to tell the story.

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I wanna be that gull, er …

… gal! Last November, I was bopping along the Bishop Park boardwalk and, in between photo sessions with the seagulls, I met an interesting person. You may remember I wrote about our encounter, as this petite older woman left me … Continue reading

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Buoy meets gull(s).  #Wordless Wednesday  #Gulls just wanna have fun BUT 3’s a crowd!

#Wordless Wednesday – allow your photo(s) to tell the story.

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Seize the (Week)Day #7. Bishop Park and Downtown Wyandotte.

This is the seventh post in this limited series of excursions taken on early weekday mornings in the month of June. If you missed the reason I ventured out so early, you can read about it here. This excursion was … Continue reading

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