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Nature

Watching Geese Fly

Whether heading off to dinner or practicing to fly south, geese always captivate me. I love seeing their formations and listening to them communicate.

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Family

Zeb and Bri Visit

A highlight of this sabbatical included a short trip from two of our kids. Zeb and Bri few in from Utah for a visit east before our grandson is born. The night was beautiful and had the nicest warm wind. We didn’t realize the renovations at the Albany airport had come so far, and we […]

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Family

A Birthday to Remember

Two funny things happened the week of my birthday. Not funny like ha ha, but funny in ironic timing. My birthday was the lucky Friday, December 13.

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thankful

Hikes with Family and Friends

Hikes are great. Friends are great. Family are great. Put them together? Perfection!

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fall

Autumn in the East of the US

I was going to write about WordCamp Rochester and our weekend in Niagara, but I’m going to bump those to another time so I can respond to @elfidd’s comment on my Wonderful Weekend With our Kids post. Fall colors? Here you go 🙂

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Nature

Porch Work and Companions

Today I had a few meetings and mostly email responses for work so I took advantage of the fact that I didn’t need two computer monitors and worked from the porch. A few weeks ago, a robin was busily making a nest in a bush right outside my porch window. Today, to my delight, I […]

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thankful

Murals

I love cities, and I’m particularly fascinated by the murals that brighten the buildings. Here are some from my travels. Montreal Buffalo, NY North Adams, Massachusetts Lisbon

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Family Nature Summer Walk

Inspirational Quote

It seems from the time my dogs are puppies they are continually trying to win my heart and I theirs. What a joyous relationship. Robert G. Wehle Wouldn’t it be amazing if we did that with all humans, too?   Imagine a culture where we were all trying hard to win each other over by […]