Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Good bye 2008...

It is cold and windy with the sun peaking through the clouds every now and then for this last day of 2008!

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Remembering Christmas Eve.....

Kristopher was the chef for our Christmas evening meal. The menu was beef wellington, pearl onions, glazed carrots, sweet and baking potato gallette, and chocolate cake with ganache filling. Thanks Kristopher....everything was wonderful!!!!!

Monday, December 29, 2008


A pleasant surprise.....pheasants on Christmas Day!!!!

Sunday, December 28, 2008

Saturday, December 27, 2008

Friday, December 26, 2008

Thursday, December 25, 2008

Merry Christmas!

Christmas morning tea ring

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Monday, December 22, 2008


Wintery, blusterly, snowing, wind
puff up the feathers to keep out the cold
clouds hide the sun
warmer temperatures
a distant dream of yesterday.

Friday, December 19, 2008

Thursday, December 18, 2008


Just seconds before the hawk took off after a dove.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008


Hawk enjoying the snowfall or looking for a dove!

Tuesday, December 16, 2008


hawk just before taking off to chase a morning dove

Monday, December 15, 2008

Cold outside!

Cardinal trying to stay warm!

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Look out...

There were no other birds in the area as this hawk perched on the feeder this afternoon!!