Tag Archives: Outdoors

Behind These Walls Part III

Home Upgrades This is the before picture when the walls were salmon, bare feet shuffled along the pale green carpet and the artificial birch tree looked so real. One could sit out here anytime and feel as if they were … Continue reading

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No More Bright Eyed and Bushy Tailed

Come August it will be twenty-six years since we built our cozy, comfy home in rural Central Florida. We love our little acre filled with Blue Jays, Cardinals, Ibis, Sparrows, Hawks, turtles—uh, a few snakes—and my favorite, the squirrels. From … Continue reading

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Gimme The Life of a Wild Turkey

I watched this personal documentary a few months ago and will never forget it. http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/my-life-as-a-turkey/qa-with-naturalist-joe-hutto/7389/ *** As Joe Hutto drove up to his front porch in the flatlands of Central Florida the corners of his mouth turned up—he had waited … Continue reading

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How to Have Fun in Your Own Backyard

This is the window alongside my computer desk. “Outside My Window” we share our little acre with some very interesting creatures. The Pine beyond the far right window is where the birds like to roost.  These Mourning Doves are perched … Continue reading

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A Humble Duck Hoodwinks the Mighty Eagle

I stumbled across this some time back; can’t remember where but it’s so amazing I had to show it again. The man sitting on the tailgate of his pickup doesn’t notice this fantastic event The duck seems stunned as the … Continue reading

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Missing Wife Found In Woman Cave

Tom McCutchin has to make a quick run to the john and peeks into the kitchen to see if his wife has returned from the store. She isn’t there, not in the laundry room either or the … well, some … Continue reading

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