February 24, 2015

A Special Gift From Nature.





Isadora," We went to one of our favourite parks for a walk and nature gave us a special gift. The snowgeese  , who spend their winters in Vancouver before returning to nest on the Arctic tundra each Spring, were landing as we entered the park. LP took photos of them as they landed all around her.  She was right in the middle of them and said it was thrilling! Duffy and I watched from the sidelines but  we found it equally exhilarating!" 










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Isadora, " There were thousands of snowgeese all around us!"


































Duffy , " It was mystical! Otherwordly! Magical!"









































Duffy, "We will always remember the day the snowgeese descended upon us."











                                Spectacular! Stunning! Sublime!














Have a Terrific Tuesday!
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo

22 comments:

  1. Wow! That is really awesome! You got the extra-special Bird TV episode!

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  2. Thoroughly enjoyed this post. You received a gift from nature and shared this gift with your photos. Thank you for such an awesome experience!!

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  3. Esses caras são fotogênicos hehehehe
    Ótimas fotos, obrigada por compartilhar o seu passeio.

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  4. How amazing - and it made you look as if you had had snow!!
    Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

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  5. WOW. That is so amazing, Isdaora, Duffy and Mom LP! We have only seen the snow geese from afar. What a wonderful gift it must have been to be surrounded by them like that.

    Hugs!

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  6. Amazing ! We never saw it, and we would never have thought that there were so many geese ! Thank you for sharing that magical moment ! Purrs

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  7. Great photos, there were a LOT of snow geese!

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  8. What a pawsome experience! We bet it was rather noisy, too!

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  9. My goodness, they are everywhere!

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  10. Oh WOW! What a magic moment for your Mum, I am so totally thinking whirling wings, moving air, excitement and noise. WOW! Lucky Mum for having the camera!!

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  11. faaaaaaaaaaaaa....

    thiz bee a total nite mare suffered durin de broad... day.... lite.......

    we wood shirley go inn sane !!! ♥♥♥

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  12. What gorgeous shots! Would you mind if I use some of them in my art?
    Nellie's Mom

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  13. I've seen geese before but never any snow ones. We have snow. Just no snow geese. I wonder why.

    Purrs,
    Nissy

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  14. Oh, Joy Unspeakable! I am thrilled for you to have had such an awe inspiring experience! Thousands of wild hearts beating all around you as they accepted you in their very midst. Truly a once in a lifetime gift. I hope you will journal about it so you will keep the memory fresh forever.

    Thanks for the reminder to biggafy. I did!

    Sharing your elation,
    Lily

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  15. How cool is that?! A very neat experience for sure. How did you keep from chasing them, Isadora? ;)

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  16. What an incredible adventure and scene. We can't even imagine what it was like. Those geese are so beautiful. Thank your mom for sharing with us. XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

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  17. Wow, that was incredible! Maybe a bit freaky too, to be surrounded by them. Shades of Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds. LOL.

    Purrs and peace from the boys.

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