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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

carving out a beautiful day ...

 finds from my walk today ...
  nests that I've passed
and taken photos of
through the seasons
were found blowing across snow & ice covered fields
 I couldn't leave them there to fall apart (although one of them did)
they now sit on a stack of lovely aspen logs ♥
 the frozen lake
 so still and beautiful
 at home, I've been carving out stamps ...
coming up with some whimsical designs :-)
which once I was finished created a lovely little nest,
a resting spot for one of my birdies ♥
carve every word
before you let it fall
~Oliver Wendell Holmes ~


Blondie's Journal said...

Nature is is so unpredictable but the nests and logs belong together. And your carving are beautiful. Another talent I didn't know you had! :)


The Reed Warbler said...

A beautiful reminder what must have been a lovely day. Hope the rest of your week is just as good, Anita xx

Jeanne said...

I love all you share.
We have a nest outside our computer room window here where we live and the sparrows are busy in it these days last year it was robins.
Love Jeanne

kristieinbc said...

I love the birds nest pictures. But oh my, seeing winter so firmly entrenched in the background makes me sad for you. I hope spring makes its arrival soon!

Julie Marie said...

Oh Deb, how beautiful!... the gathered nests, your lake, your stamps and birdies... I love it all!... wishing you another beautiful day doing all of the things you lo... xoxo... Julie Marie PS Hi Archer, it's me Tessy... I am blowing doggie kisses to you!... xoxoxo

Deb said...

hi jane ~ we just couldn't leave these little nests (that I had taken so many photos of) roll around in the wind and fall apart ♥

Deb said...

hello anita ~ hope you are having a wonderful week also xo

Deb said...

hello Jeanne ~ you will have a wonderful view of baby sparrows :-) we noticed the sparrows with nesting material in their beaks on our walk yesterday & today we had bunnies and Robins in our garden ♥

Deb said...

hi Kristie ~ we are such a Winter/snow loving family :-) trying to get the last little bit out of this weather. hubby, son and grandson spent the morning skating by the lake ♥

Deb said...

thank you so much Julie marie ~ archer is next to me and I have given him a kiss from Tessy ... sending one right back to Tessy from archer ♥