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- Linda Schaub
- Who is that masked man, er … raccoon? #Wordless Wednesday #My new furry friend at the Park – NOT!
- “Spring is sprung. The grass is riz. I wonder where the birdies is?” ~ Anonymous
- Bewildered and bedraggled Snowdrops. Angry Robin bemoaning frozen worms. #Wordless Wednesday #Weary from Winter #3 years of Wordless Wednesdays for me!
- Ahh – Spring arrives today!
- Why a Duck? Why not a Seagull? #Wordless Wednesday #Marx (Bros.) Madness!
- Linda Schaub
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Tag Archives: Memorial Day
Memorial day 2022.
It’s Memorial Day, often dubbed “the Gateway to Summer” … but please don’t forget the real reason we commemorate, NOT celebrate, this day. I had photos and a narrative all ready to go about my local treks this Spring. Unfortunately, … Continue reading
Posted in Memorial Day, walk, walking, year-end goal Tagged Memorial Day, walk, walking, year-end goal 51 Comments
“The Healing Field” 2021.
I have written before about Memorial Park, a venue in my City that is dedicated to all Lincoln Park fallen war heroes. There is a permanent granite monument honoring those service personnel, and, in pre-pandemic times, the City’s annual parade … Continue reading
Posted in Memorial Day Tagged Abraham Lincoln, Memorial Day 33 Comments
Flags and flowers for a subdued Memorial Day 2020.
Flags at federal buildings and national monuments are flying at half-staff across the U.S. this entire holiday weekend to honor the COVID-19 victims, as ordered by the President. While that is both sad and admirable, I hope that Memorial Day … Continue reading
Posted in COVID-19, holiday, Memorial Day, walk, walking Tagged COVID-19, Memorial Day, walk, walking 41 Comments
So, are you “toes up” this Memorial Day weekend?
It’s our first long holiday of the year here in the U.S. Usually by the end of May, this long weekend, typically called “the Gateway to Summer”, is always such a welcome respite from our usually hectic daily lives. But, … Continue reading
Posted in holiday, nature, walk, walking Tagged Detroit River, Memorial Day, walk, walking 52 Comments
Memorial Day 2019.
Today was the Island Road Runners’ Memorial Day 5K/8K Run/Walk on Grosse Ile, Michigan. (That’s a mouthful, isn’t it?) I saw it advertised in the online version of the local paper a few weeks ago and thought this might be … Continue reading
Posted in 5K events Tagged 5K event, Memorial Day, walk, walking 70 Comments
Forward … march!
I don’t always hurry through the ‘hood when I walk. Sometimes I take my good old sweet time. Today was such a day. Yesterday’s weather was abysmal – there is no other word for it. From early morning until nightfall, … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Memorial Day, nature, Parade, Park, robins, Spring, walk 20 Comments