Saturday, May 25, 2024

Digital Painting - Sit Spot #1372 - May 25, 2024




May 25 Digital Painting



Saturday, May 25, 2024 5:05 p.m.

Sit 1372    :     East Porch   :   Mostly Cloudy

 +18° (+18°)   S 11-18 kph    91% humidity


(Traffic Noises), 

Crows,

Red-winged Blackbird,

House Wren, 

Robin, 

Baltimore Oriole ,

Towhee,

Grey Squirrel, 

Mourning Dove,

White-breasted Nuthatch, 

Field Sparrow, 

Grackle,

Tree Frog calling,

Many Dames Rockets blooming nearby,

(Train),


Extras:

12:15 a.m. -

Moon Shadows,

Tree Frog calling,

Voices in distance,


2:05 a.m. -

Thin Clouds,

Quiet,


4:00 a.m - 

Cloudy,

Rooster crowing in distance,


5:48 Sunrise Chorus -

Robin,

House Wren,

Baltimore Oriole 

Carolina Wren,

Cardinal,

Red-Winged Blackbirds,

Mourning Dove,


Mourning Activities -

Started Trail walk with "Run" group,

Quit early due to Thunder & Lightning,

Worked on digital painting,


Afternoon Activities - 

CBC's Quirks & Quarks,

Planted 3 Lavender plants,

Weeded by front walkway,

Afternoon Trail Walk with Marigold,

   Baltimore Oriole

   Black-billed Cuckoo, 

   Bluebirds,

   Blue Jay,

   Common Yellowthroat,

   Crows,

   Field Sparrow,

   House Wren,

   Mourning Dove,  

   Red-winged Blackbirds,

   Robin,

   Towhee, 

   Tree Swallows,

   Warbling Vireo,

   White-breasted Nuthatch,


Green Frogs, 

Tree Frog,

Spring Azure butterfly,


Blooming Flowers:

   Autumn Olive,

   Black Medic,

   Black Raspberries,

   Blackberries,

   Buckthorn,

   Canada Anemone,

   Celandine,

   Chives,

   Columbine,

   Common Fleabane,

   Common Speedwell,

   Dames Rocket,

   Dandelions,

   Everbearing Strawberry,

   False Solomon's Seal,

   Field Strawberry,

   Forget-me-nots,

   Garlic Mustard,

   Golden Alexanders,

   Ground Ivy,

   Herb Robert,

   Lilly-of-the-Valley,

   1st maroon/yellow-orange Iris

   Meadow Hawkweed,

   Morrow's Honeysuckle,

   Mouse-ear Chickweed,

   Pagoda Dogwood,

   Peppergrass sp.,

   Periwinkles,

   Phlox,

   Poppies,

   1st Purple Iris,

   Red Clover,

   Red Osier Dogwood,

   Riverbank Grape, 

   Solomon Seal,

   Spiderwort,

   Tall Buttercup,

   White Clover,

   Wild Geranium,

   Yellow Lady's Slippers,

   Yellow Wood Sorrel,


Seen or Heard from Kitchen -


( . . . to be added later . . . )





Friday, May 24, 2024

. . . - Sit Spot #1371 - May 24, 2024




Friday, May 24, 2024. 10:40 a.m.

Sit 1371     :     Brush Pile W   :     Sunny

+20° (+20°)     NW 8-11 kph        44% humidity


(Traffic Noises), 

Crows,

Red-winged Blackbirds,

Dames Rocket blooming nearby,

Morrow's Honeysuckle blooming nearby,

(Jet -  Delta Connection flight 5649...),

   (Boston - Milwaukee),

Cardinal, 

Red Squirrel, 


Extras:

(11:45 p.m.) -| Stars & Moon Shadows,

2:45 a.m.      -| Quiet,


5:48 a.m. Sunrise Chorus -

House Wren,

Robin,

Carolina Wren,

Baltimore Oriole 

Cardinal,

Crows,

(Merlin App),

(Tree Swallow),

(Warbling Vireo),


Mourning Activities -

    Met men working on septic tiles,

    Watched work for a bit,

Did a 3k Trail walk with Marigold,

   Baltimore Oriole

   Bluebirds

   Blue Jay,

   Chickadees, 

   Common Yellowthroat

   Crows

   Field Sparrow,

   Mourning Dove  

   Red-winged Blackbirds,

   Robin,

   Song Sparrow,

   Towhee 


   Dryad's Saddle ,

   Spring Azure butterfly,


Blooming Flowers:

   Autumn Olive,

   Black Medic,

   Black Raspberries,

   Blackberries,

   Blue-eyed Grass,

   Buckthorn,

   Canada Anemone,

   Columbine,

   Common Fleabane,

   Common Speedwell,

   Dames Rocket,

   Dandelions,

   False Solomon's Seal,

   Field Strawberry,

   Forget-me-nots,

   Golden Alexanders,

   Ground Ivy,

   1st Hairy Vetch,

   Herb Robert,

   Lilly-of-the-Valley,

   Meadow Hawkweed,

   Morrow's Honeysuckle,

   Mouse-ear Chickweed,

   Pagoda Dogwood,

   Peppergrass sp.,

   Periwinkles,

   Phlox,

   Poppy,

   1st Red Clover,

   Red Osier Dogwood

   1st Riverbank Grape, 

   Solomon Seal,

   Spiderwort,

   Tall Buttercup,

   Thyme-leaved Speedwells,  

   White Clover,

   Wild Geranium,

   Wood Avens,

   Yellow Lady's Slippers,

   Yellow Wood Sorrel,


Afternoon Activities -

Worked on planting flowers,

   Moved flower containers,

   Added fresh dirt,

   Added water,

   Repotted plants,

       Fleur-Ange helped with repotting,

Did a bit of mowing as I was too tired to walk,

   Mowed east lawn area,

   Mowed Labyrinth path,

Checked last years tree plantings

  All of pines made the through winter,

  Some oaks were eaten,

  One tulip tree was eaten but is growing again,

1 km walk with Marigold after supper.


Seen or Heard from Kitchen -
( . . . to be added later . . . )