Lupine Leaf Patterns

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A flat of lupine seedlings ready for planting present the most compelling picture – pattern upon pattern.

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Goslings on the River

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I found a flock of Canada Geese loitering on the riverbank at the end of our road. I parked and scooted across the road to snap some pictures.

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They didn’t appreciate my presence and the adults promptly led the goslings to the river’s edge.

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The sound of their little feet slap-slap-slapping along the muddy bank was entirely too cute.

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A beautiful experience that made my day!

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