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The ordinary arts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest ~ Sir Thomas Moore ~

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

a wednesday walk ...

Good Morning ♥
Lots of sunshine ... but it is COLD.
Archer & I took a little walk around the yard to see if there was anything left to tidy up.
We will soon start decorating for the Holidays.
I thought the leaves in the frozen bird bath
looked like stained glass ♥
Can you spot the heart shaped leaf?
Once the leaves of the honeysuckle had all blown away, we were able to safely remove the nest the Robins had made.
It now sits on a bench on the front porch.
When cleaning up the garden for Winter
we leave anything that can provide food and/or shelter for the birds.
The berries are a favourite picking spot.
Our old wooden wheelbarrow has had all the Thanksgiving & Halloween decorations removed & is ready to be decorated for Christmas ...
 a crack
the light
~Leonard Cohen~


Julie Marie said...

Hello Archer and Deb!... love your photos... and I too think the leaves frozen in our birdbaths look so pretty... we have lots of berries and such for the birdies, besides all of our feeders... yesterday, we had 16 Quail eating in our back yard... Tessy was sooo excited looking out the window at them and pointing!... Nature is so beautiful any time of year... wishing you another beautiful day, xoxo Julie Marie and Tessy

Jeanne said...

Blessings and much love.

I love all of your photographs and postings

Love Jeanne

Country Gal said...

Windy and cold here to but the sun is shining so that makes it better for me lol ! I got all bundled up and Miggs and I went for our walk this morning . I love the look of leaves trapped in ice looks awesome ! Wonderful photos ! Thanks for sharing . Have a good day !

Inger Marie said...

Hello Deb:)
So lovly picture...and nice to walk in the novembersun:)
I love fotos of Archer...so fine:))
Have a nice evening:))

Lynda Naranjo said...

Even though it's cold, the sun makes it feel so much better! The frozen leaves look so pretty (and yes I did see the heart shaped leaf!). :)

Have a lovely weekend! xo

Mereknits said...

Archer looks very happy helping you in the garden.

June said...

I love that quote Deb! I also love that Archer!!! He is a beauty.
The frozen stained glass birdbath is almost to pretty to let thaw out. Isn't it great that even when things seem a little barren, beauty still finds a way to show itself to those who seek it?
I hope you have a wonderful weekend Deb!
hugs from here...