Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Sunrise - Sit Spot #1288 - February 27, 2024




Sunrise with jet contrails



Tuesday, February 27, 2024 7:15 p.m.

Sit 1288   :   East Porch   :   Clear 

+9° (+8°)     S 6-9 kph         88% humidity 


(Traffic Noises), 

(Wind Chimes),

Star's shining,

   Leo in east,

   Orion on South,

   Sirius in Canis Major in South,

   Big Dipper in northeast

      standing up on its handle,


Extras:

(10:50 p.m.) -|

12:15 a.m.    -| Very light clouds,

1:20 a.m.      -|

2:30 a.m.      -| Quiet,

3:30 a.m.      -|

4:30 a.m.      -| Moon Shadows,


7:01 a.m. Sunrise Chorus -

Crows,

Cardinals,

White-Breasted Nuthatch,


Morning Activities -

Short dog walk,

   Crows calling,

   Cardinals singing,

   Flock of Tundra Swans flew overhead,

Morning nap due to

   poor sleep last night,

2.7 km road walk 

   cut short due to thunderstorm and rain,


Afternoon activities -

Dog to vet for exam,

   Got tick/flea meds,

Made Bean/Sausage/Veg stew,

   Took way too long,

Outside to get a few photos

   while stew was cooking,

1 k dog walk after supper,

   

Seen or Heard from Kitchen -

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Crows,

Goldfinches,

White-Breasted Nuthatch,

Carolina Wren,

Ladybugs in Kitchen,

Black Squirrel,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.




Trail Series #57




Monday, February 26, 2024

Breakfast - Sit Spot #1287 - February 26, 2024





Bread Pudding



Monday, February 26, 2024 7:55 p.m.

Sit 1287   :   East Porch   :   Partly Cloudy

+4° (+1°)     E 11-16 kph     50% humidity 


(Traffic Noises), 


Extras:

(11:50 p.m.) -| Quiet,

1:55 a.m.      -| Partly Cloudy,

4:30 a.m.      -| Moon Shadows,


7:02 a.m. Sunrise Chorus -

Crows,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Robins,

Red-winged Blackbirds,


Morning Activities -

Short dog walk,

Computer work,

Desk organizing,


Afternoon Activities -

Doctor’s appointment in Hamilton,

    Took much longer than expected,

Trail walk with Marigold,

   Mourning Doves,

   Chickadees,

   Crows,


Seen or Heard from Kitchen -

Red-winged Blackbirds,

Bluebirds,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Goldfinches,

Robins,

Downy Woodpecker,

Carolina Wren,

Ladybugs in Kitchen,

Grey Squirrel.





Trail Walk #56





Sunday, February 25, 2024

Sunset - Sit Spot #1286 - February 25, 2024




Sunset Colours



Sunday, February 25, 2024  2:15 p.m.

Sit 1286   :   Brush Pile W.  :   Mostly cloudy

+4° (-1°)     SW 29-44 kph    46% humidity


Wind in the trees,

Tree Branches squeaking,

Crows,

(Traffic noises),

Blue Jay,


Extras:

1:45 a.m. -

Quiet,

Some clouds,

Moon shadows,


7:04 a.m. Sunrise Chorus -

Cardinal,

Crows,

Mourning Doves,


Morning Activities -

5 km walk with Marigold 

   on Harrisburg Rail trail,

Finish up computer calendar entries,

Late morning nap,


Afternoon Activities,

3 km Trail walk with Marigold

   Carolina Wren singing,

   White-Breasted Nuthatch, 

Cleaned up some brush

   along the trail and

   beside the brush pile sit spot,

Took a 2nd nap for the day,

   Not sure why I am so tired,


Evening 1 km walk with the dog & Fleur-Ange,


Seen or Heard from the Kitchen -

Cardinal,

Crows,

Mourning Dove,

Goldfinches,

White-Breasted Nuthatch,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Carolina Wren,

Black Squirrel,

Grey Squirrel.




Trail Series #55




Saturday, February 24, 2024

Digital Art - Sit Spot #1285 - February 24, 2024




Digital Art 
+ part of an African Painting



Saturday, February 24. 2024 3:00 p.m.

Sit 1285   :   Brush Pile W   :   Sunny 

-3° (-7°)       N 11-16 kph       27% humidity


(Jet -  Cargojet Airways flight 2387...),

   (Vancouver - Hamilton),

Red Squirrel, 

Crows,

Blue Jay,


Extras:

12:00 a.m. -| Partly Cloudy,

4:15 a.m.   -| Bright Moon,

                  -| Quiet,


7:05 a.m. Sunrise -

All Quiet,


Morning Activities,

7 km indoor track walk with Donna & Leslie

Computer work at home,


Afternoon Activities -

3 km Afternoon Trail Walk with Marigold,

   Crows,

Chickadees,

White-breasted Nuthatch, 

Bluebirds,


Afternoon Nap,

Christina & family here for evening meal,


Seen or Heard from Kitchen -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

White-Breasted Nuthatch, 

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Ladybugs in Kitchen,

Chipmunk,

Grey Squirrel.




Trail Series #54