Thursday, January 31, 2008

Sandhill Crane

Having missed the flight south for the winter this sandhill crane has been seen hanging out with the crows, geese, and trumpeter swans on Lake Laverne at ISU!!

Wednesday, January 30, 2008


Lake Laverne at ISU

Tuesday, January 29, 2008


It is so very cold, windy, and snowy here today that I am posting a hummingbird picture from this summer!

Monday, January 28, 2008

Christmas in January

Today a package arrived from Houston. Thanks Mark and Nicole!!

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Friday, January 25, 2008

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Sunny but cold!!

For Anita, glad you like the bird pictures!! I sure enjoy watching the birds out my window!!

Thanks Mark and Nicole!

Today I had my second varicose vein treatment. I am a little tired and sore!! So thankful for God's blessing me with such loving family!

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

I'll take a peanut..

Red-Bellied Woodpecker female

Monday, January 21, 2008

Colorful tree

This is the first winter we have counted 5 female cardinals, 2 male cardinals, and four bluejays coming to our feeder. Joy!!!

Sunday, January 20, 2008

Saturday, January 19, 2008


There were sundogs on opposite sides of the sun last night!

Friday, January 18, 2008

Up in the air

This morning I had treatment for varicose veins so have to walk or elevate my leg! I am thankful that Kristopher is coming home today to cook for us!!

Thursday, January 17, 2008


It was so beautiful this morning as the snow looked like glitter swirling around in the air!

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Monday, January 14, 2008

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Gently falling snow

All day the beauty of gently falling snow surrounded me!

Friday, January 11, 2008


There are no birds at the feeder when the hawk is sitting in the tree top!

Thursday, January 10, 2008

Wednesday, January 9, 2008



The heavens were so very beautiful this evening!

Monday, January 7, 2008

Sunday, January 6, 2008

Scarlet Oak.. a beautiful tree in winter.

Pizza time

Friday, January 4, 2008


Praying or eating a peanut!!

Thursday, January 3, 2008

Wednesday, January 2, 2008

Tuesday, January 1, 2008