Tag Archives: Mallards

SOS! Ducklings in Distress!

Thursday morning was just like any other during this long, hot and rainy Summer of 2021. As I got dressed and ready to leave on my walk, the weatherman was detailing our potentially severe weather and projected inch or so … Continue reading

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#Pickin’ and grinnin’. #Wordless Wednesday #Morning Ablution.

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

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A paddling goes a’paddling. #Wordless Wednesday #A rose among the thorns.

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

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I was late to the party …

… the Christmas party at Heritage Park that is. Long-time followers of my blog know that Heritage Park is one of my favorite places to visit all year around. There is an asphalt track which encircles a large area of … Continue reading

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Pure adoration.

Whether the above Mallards are mates, best buds, or just pals sharing a quiet moment, I chose the pair for my annual Sweetest Day post. I took these two photos during my September 5th meander at Lake Erie Metropark. Both … Continue reading

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Feelin’ ducky …

Back in May I lamented about how another Spring would be passing me by without a duckling sighting. I must have whined long and loud enough that suddenly it seemed that every time I turned around I saw ducklings, either … Continue reading

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So do YOU have your ducks in a row?

I did NOT have my ducks in a row on the morning I saw Mama Mallard and her cute contingent of “mini-me” ducklings marching in a perfect queue behind her. They were the epitome of all that is good in … Continue reading

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This choir sings a bit off-key, so plug your ears. #Wordless Wednesday. #They quack me up!!

Wordless Wednesday – allow your photo(s) to tell the story. Click me for a smile.

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I’ve been on baby watch.

Just like the Brits that awaited the newest Royal, who finally made his debut this morning, I’ve been on baby watch too, and what better time to write about it then during Mother’s Day week. As you know, while walking … Continue reading

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Mid-day meandering with the munchkins.

I was determined to get down to Council Point Park today, so I waited until 1:00 p.m. to ensure the bulk of the icy patches on the sidewalks and streets had melted.  I looked outside, just prior to suiting up, … Continue reading

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