Humor, photography

Oh Snow, the Splash Park’s Closed!

Eagle and a friend went to Elver Park mid-week. As we met, someone’s sharp eyes caught sight of this sign. We thought with a grin to share it with you. Splash Parked Closed!?! So instead of a Splash, we went sledding instead. Several inches of snow arrived this week to our delight! Are you a […]

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Nature, photography

When the Sun Sets at 4:25

It’s Six Word Saturday, I may be stretching the rules by using numerals. In November and December, our days are quite short in Madison; from a bit after 7 am to 4:25 pm (16:25)! That contrasts with June, when we have from 5:20 am to 8:40 pm (20:40). Last weekend when we started a hike […]

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Nature, photography

Hiking in Cherokee Marsh Conservation Park

The day after half turkey day. Buy nothing day in our household. Yesterday we cooked all afternoon and attended two zoom parties. Today was sunny and a balmy 6C (40F). Time for me to get outside, phone camera in hand… I headed to Cherokee Marsh Conservation Park, a few miles from our place. Try the […]

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photography

Friday Walk on the West Side

I headed out for an hour walk, looking for new viewpoints on familiar objects. Since I happened to be on the West side of town my stroll was in a different neighborhood, which is always interesting. Our election is nearly almost practically over! Olé! Thanks for your comments and tanka poems. –Rebecca Check out Debbie […]

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Art, photography

Arty Madison Puts on Fall Show

Took a walk during a dry spell this afternoon. I set my sights on two new murals in the neighborhood. I saw staircases of beautiful pumpkins on the way. Do you recognize any characters carved into the pumpkins below? Last week I found two murals I had not yet seen. That foray I was out […]

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