Monthly Archives: January 2013

Quick and Easy Chicken Fajitas

Since we hadn’t posted any thing cooking related we thought we’d post one of our favorite tex-mex dishes.  Chicken Fajitas.  We are always in a hurry but still like to enjoy a home cooked meal a few times a week.  … Continue reading

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The World in Full Color…

One thing we love about birds, is that they come in just about every color, size or shape imaginable. This weekend we took a lot of photos, probably too many…. We must have gotten a little wrapped up in all … Continue reading

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Also at the Lake…

Heather here! We decided to return to the lake today, despite the lack of sunlight and slightly chilly weather. I took my 18-55 mm lens so I could capture some of the other beautiful colors and textures we see out … Continue reading

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New Birds have arrived…

This morning we were delighted to find several new birds at the lake behind our apartment. It was our first sighting of a Great Blue Heron and a Ring Necked Duck  at this location. We also saw a Grebe up close. … Continue reading

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Welcomed home by some new critters…

Got home from work today and was greeted by these critters. They were in the trees and bushes  right in front of where I parked my car. They were flying and hopping all around so I went to get my camera. These are the pictures … Continue reading

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Clear Blue Skies and an Abundance of Wildlife

This past weekend we went out to the lake to take some more photographs. We have really fallen in love with the lake. There is just something about the way the wind blows across the water and the sounds the waves make … Continue reading

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New critters to go with our new lens…

Kyle here. Heather has been busy with law school the past week but I was able to test out our new lens for a little bit this weekend. It is our first 500 mm lens and I absolutely love it. It worked … Continue reading

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This week on backyard birding… a lot of Northern Shovelers

Kyle and Heather here. This past week we got several new birds at the  small pond just outside our apartment. We’re always checking to see what new wild life finds its way to where we live, on what feels like … Continue reading

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Beef Veggie Soup – Slow Cooker

Heather here. Since my aunt said she wanted to see things in our “Kitchen Creations” category… here is an easy, but delicious, recipe for the slow cooker. We are always on the go and aren’t always home (for those of … Continue reading

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Our Little Friends…

Kyle here. I’ve never written in a blog before but nonetheless, am excited at the idea of sharing a little of our life with the world. Heather and I, we are unique and like everyone else, there are those tiny … Continue reading

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