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Pooch at the Hooch

We took Tucker for a walk along the Chattahoochee River this morning. The first part of the journey was abounding with birds – like this Great Blue Heron who came soaring by… …then skidded to a landing… …then situated himself … Continue reading

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The Joy Of Beauty Shared

I love taking pictures of my backyard birds, but I also enjoy getting beyond the backyard – and one of my favorite places to go is Cochran Shoals.  This park has a path that is sandwiched between the Chattahoochee River … Continue reading

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The Trail Less Taken (Adventures with Earl)

This morning, hubby and I hopped into Earl and headed off to explore one of the less traveled trails along the Chattahoochee River.  It is not as popular as most of the others in the trail system, but in my … Continue reading

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A Heron At The Hooch

It had been way too long since I’d taken my camera and strolled along the Chattahoochee River, so this morning I decided to remedy that! As I was walking,  I had the pleasure of seeing a Great Blue Heron who seemed … Continue reading

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What A Difference A Week Makes

Can it be that just a week ago I was out shivering in the snow, snapping picture after picture amidst the flurries? Well, that winter weather was gone without a trace today.  Instead, the skies were blue, the sun was … Continue reading

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Nature Nurture

I’m sure you’ve heard the debate before – Is a person’s behavior more influenced by nature or nurture?  Well, I have no idea, but I do know that my own behavior improves immensely when nurtured by nature! This morning, in need … Continue reading

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A Stroll At The Shoals

My soul was beginning to experience the effects of not enough “beyond the backyard” beauty, so my daughter and I took a morning trek over to Cochran Shoals to walk the trails along the Chattahoochee River. We saw daisies… …and dragonflies … Continue reading

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