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Sunrise over a snow-covered prairie…

It’s been a long, long, cold winter this year. I’ve been feeling unmotivated recently when it comes to taking outdoor photos… it’s snow and more snow. I feel like been there, seen that, probably already photographed that. Then I woke … Continue reading

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The sound of spring…

As the snow melts on the prairie, signs of spring are in the air. I am not talking temperature, but more a song in the air. Last week the cardinals started singing across the prairie. Then earlier this week Lilly … Continue reading

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The snow recedes…

Despite the warm temperatures we’ve had the past several days some snow persists. Most of the snow that is sticking around is in areas where drifts where several feet deep and on northern slopes. Some plants do best in an … Continue reading

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Looks like winter… sounds like spring…

It may not look or feel like spring, but it certainly sounds like spring. There is still snow on the ground and the temperature has been hovering around 30 degrees when Lilly and I walk in the morning. The past … Continue reading

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Covered in ice, dusted with snow, kissed by sun…

We had freezing rain for a couple of days. Then over night there was a dusting of snow. When I awoke the next morning the sun was shining and the ice glistened like sun through crystals. As the wind blew … Continue reading

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Snow on the prairie…

Ah, the first snow of the winter. It was light and fluffy and not too deep to make walking difficult. We had a good walk noting that the little blue stem protruding from the snow still has it’s rust color … Continue reading

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