Thursday, April 23, 2009

Nature Walk

You don't realize how much wildlife is right in your own "backyard" until you go outside and look for it. We did just that today and it was only a couple of miles up the road. Check out what we found. Enjoy. Catkin
Bumblebee

One Goose Family


Another goose family




Red winged blackbird.

Ladybug

Turtle


Mama Goose on the nest.

Worm






Yes, this is a snake. He was more scared of us than we were of him. How do I know that? Well, I stood there and took his picture and he was the first to slither off.


Wild Strawberry


Turtle on a log



5 comments:

Anonymous April 23, 2009 at 4:22 PM  

Love the blog, Kewl pix - I almost stepped on a snake at my mother's Easter, Yikes! my heart was racing, and I actually LIKE snakes, go figure.

BTW: still drooling

Jane

This Country Girl April 24, 2009 at 12:11 AM  

Nature walks are the best! You just never know what you're going to find! I don't think I would have been taking the snake pic unless it was with that super duper lens! :) I love the goose family picture and the bee pictures...those are my favorites! Looks like a beautiful walk....God is so good!

Tammy

Barb-Harmony Art Mom April 24, 2009 at 8:12 AM  

This is full of great stuff to learn about. I love the goose family photos...way too cute. I also love the red-winged blackbird in flight, awesome.

Thanks for the post,
Barb-Harmony Art Mom

Caseybumpinalong April 30, 2009 at 10:36 AM  

These are AMAZING pictures! You are a great photographer - and what wonderful discoveries!

School for Us May 5, 2009 at 7:02 AM  

So many beautiful photos! I love it!

By the way, I just found your blog this morning from Barb's nature blog. I'm so glad I did!

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