I love the number of dragonflies and damselflies that we have at the cottage and I think it is cool that some lived even before dinosaurs first appeared. I knew how to tell dragonflies and damselflies apart, but it was only when I started photographing them that I become aware just how many species there… Continue reading Dragonflies And Damselflies
One big excitement we had a few weeks ago was getting a propane fridge. We had to rearrange the kitchen because of where the propane pipe is situated coming into the cottage. We had to move the microwave cabinet and microwave to make room for it and as we don’t use it very much we… Continue reading It’s Cool – It’s Very Cool!
We have had some wildlife drama over the past few weeks that is not fun. We used to stop doing tick checks once we thought we were safely home without any friends, so we were shocked when one evening, a whole week after a previous visit to the cottage, my husband found a tick attached… Continue reading Ticking Time Bomb
We were in a flap this weekend because I misplaced the bucket under the sink and it wasn’t until several hand washing sessions later that my son noticed how wet the floor was. The bucket had not caught any water and the water on the floor was soaking into the floor and walls! We took… Continue reading In A Flap
Whilst seeing the fawn was the highlight of the weekend, it did have a close contender. We had been told about a bald eagle nest on one of the islands in the lake. So when the rain stopped and the sun made an appearance for a couple of hours, we seized the moment and went… Continue reading The Eagle’s Nest
We have actually had three visits to the cottage since I last blogged, but with a family wedding and visitors staying I just haven’t had the time for my fingers to dance over the keyboard and share my adventures. Whilst the logical part of me wants to be chronological, I can’t contain my excitement and… Continue reading Keeping Vigil