Tag Archives: pond life

In the Blink of an Eye

April is one of those months that passes in the “Blink of an Eye”. In April, after anticipating the coming of Spring through long winter months, nature hits the fast forward button. One minute tree limbs are skeletal and the … Continue reading

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Summer-y Summary

“Time Flies” and this summer has flown on hummingbird wings.  Its hard to believe that today is the last day of August.  It seems only yesterday that the pond’s frogs were  tadpoles and I was eagerly anticipating a glimpse of … Continue reading

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A Bird? Bath!

I know this looks like a box turtle cooling off a the edge of a pond but this little guy has actually taken over my bird’s favorite birdbath!  When I first found him in there I panicked thinking that he … Continue reading

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A Sense of Urgency

Its time for those of us who live in the deciduous forests to wonder through the woods in search of woodland spring flowers.  In early spring, before the canopy of green shades their leaves, they  soak up the sun of … Continue reading

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What is that noise???

The sunshine had returned after another bout of snow and slowly I strolled down the hill toward the pond to check on the little mass of eggs that I had spotted there last week.  All morning I had heard birds … Continue reading

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A Watershed World

I have a small pond close by.  It is only filled by rain and run-off so its depth is ever changing. Sometimes it dries up altogether and many little creatures lose their happy home.  Late Fall and early Winter was … Continue reading

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