Monthly Archives: October 2011

Treman Four Seasons

Getting close to when people who are working on the Four Seasons assignment (due December 28th) will be submitting their photos.  Got the first submission from Debbie of the Lower Falls in Treman State Park near Ithaca, New York. What … Continue reading

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Spending Halloween at Disney World

I liked it so much last year, I am going back to enjoy another Halloween at Walt Disney World.  Halloween is not the only reason I am going.  You may recall me mentioning earlier this year, I will be attending … Continue reading

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View 199: Syracuse Crunch Home Opener

A home opener is full of promise.  A new season.  New players.  The stadium is full of fans knowing this year is the year. Many of the players were new to the Crunch.  Being in the American Hockey League (AHL) … Continue reading

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Bath Time at Webster Pond

A Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) taking his bath time seriously.  I watched him for over half an hour and he was still going at it when I left. Reminded me of this idiom from A League of Their Own when … Continue reading

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View 198: Indian Summer

Indian summer is a meteorological phenomenon that occurs in the autumn. It is defined as a period of above normal temperatures after a killing frost.  Those conditions fit the period of weather here in upstate New York perfectly the last few days.  With autumn … Continue reading

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