Funny how the tall bean plants in my neighbour’s garden attract just as many birds as my birdfeeder! © Rita Jacques 2020 Windsor, Ontario.
At the beginning of the pandemic, I did a lot of bird watching in my backyard. Especially searching for cardinals. I was curious why this particular cardinal was spending so much time in my neighbour’s eavestrough. A feast of bugs? Then, I figured it out! He was taking a bath! © Rita Jacques 2020. Windsor,… Continue reading Thousand Word Thursdays #184
© Rita Jacques 2020. Succulent flowers. My patio, Windsor, Ontario.
Monarch on a purple echinacea. Praying mantis–I think!–on a purple echinacea. Fly on the same flower. Spiderweb now on the same flower! © Rita Jacques 2020 My backyard. Windsor, Ontario.
More lilies! © Rita Jacques 2020. My backyard, Windsor, Ontario.
Portulacas! © Rita Jacques 2020 My backyard. Windsor, Ontario.
The weigela shrub is in bloom! © Rita Jacques 2020. My backyard. Windsor, Ontario.
I had my camera near me while I played in the garden yesterday, in hopes of catching a photo of a cardinal in the blossoming apple tree. By evening, plenty of blossoms had fallen to the ground and still no cardinal. I thought I wouldn’t catch a photo after all this year. Then, as I… Continue reading Thousand Word Thursday #175
Springtime! © Rita Jacques 2020. My front yard. Windsor, Ontario.
© Rita Jacques 2020. My front yard. Staying home, staying safe! Gardening and photography are still allowed:)