…thanks to Irene for hosting Sunshine’s Macro Monday
…thanks to Cee for hosting the Fun Foto Challenge
….on the weekend I took a stroll to the naturalized park close to home
It’s not often that our dog, Frances wants to go for long walks anymore. She’s almost 13 and she sleeps most of the day. On occasion, however, when she does want to go for a walk she’s seems to find the energy to make her way to Col. Sam Smith Park. On warm days she likes to go for a swim from one of the three beaches in the park but last weekend the water was a little too green for my liking so I didn’t tempt fate and kept her on her leash.
I love this time of year with the colours changing. Plants are producing berries and seed heads and the grasses are turning brown with lovely seed tops swaying in the wind. The bees are very active these days and the birds are getting ready to migrate. Here are a few of my favourite sightings from my walk last weekend.
….thanks to Amanda for hosting this week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge
… thanks to The Photo Junkie for hosting One Word Sunday
…..as autumn approaches many shrubs are starting to bear fruit
This berry, according to Random Jottings is edible in small quantities but may cause vomiting and diarrhoea. Best not to eat it but the beautiful colour may tempt you.