Invasives

By: WatchinTheSky, 9:55 PM GMT on November 17, 2014

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Invasive - (especially of plants or a disease) tending to spread prolifically and undesirably or harmfully

One person’s trash is another person’s treasure.. to add a bit of inclusiveness to an old saying ;)

Plants – It’s fair to say no plant starts out as an invasive. A plant in its native location has a place and function. Most invasive outbreaks aren’t started...

Updated: 9:57 PM GMT on November 17, 2014

Colorado Get Away

By: WatchinTheSky, 10:57 PM GMT on October 03, 2014

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We're off to visit ex-neighbors and tour a bit of Colorado! First stop - Denver.
A quick tour of the Denver Botanic Gardens, they are exhibiting some Chihuly Glass placed in and around the plants.


Not glass, but giant lily pads! Didn't see any giant bull frogs, though ;-)


A boat load of balls! There is a massive amount of glass in all of the exhibit.


Day at the Beach

By: WatchinTheSky, 7:14 PM GMT on September 01, 2014

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The last day of August -

In order to escape the heat - and to help favorite daughter, only daughter ;-) at her boutique - we turned the car toward the beach, Laguna Beach that is. Laguna is a long time artist community, possibly best known for its Annual Pageant of the Masters Festival.

After the obligatory 'Daddy do' list, I took a stroll down the beach.
Most of the shore in t...

Updated: 4:35 PM GMT on September 05, 2014

Roving Bird cam

By: WatchinTheSky, 3:00 AM GMT on July 14, 2014

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By popular request, the Hummercam will rove a bit around the backyard - hope that doesn't throw Yeti off his game ;D

Local weather TV folks are split regarding chance of rain here from the latest monsoon, so I am not getting too excited - maybe next time. We are getting to the middle of monsoon season.

It has been a very good summer so far, as concerning the birds visiting the backyard! Something very ...

Hummingbirds/Orioles/Critters

Updated: 10:19 PM GMT on July 29, 2014

A visit to an Irish Fair

By: WatchinTheSky, 6:38 PM GMT on June 16, 2014




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We have just enough Irish blood flowing through the family to head up to Long Beach, Ca and El Dorado Park for the 'Big Irish Fair and music Festival' Sunday. El Dorado Park covers 800 acres and has 3 fishing lakes and a golf course. In 1984, the Summer Olympics Archery event was held there. The Park acts as a flood relief area for part of east Long Beach sided by the San Gabriel River. The river's headwat...

Updated: 3:21 PM GMT on June 27, 2014

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