Category: Water

Weekend Waterview: The Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days: 1. The hot, sultry days of summer when Sirius, the Dog Star, rises in the constellation Canis Major. 2. A period marked by lethargy, inactivity, or indolence. We’re feeling lethargic in the Dog Days of Summer and it’s dog gone hot and dry here. Our lake level is down 5 feet from full pond and our…

Weekend Waterview: Early Lake Morning

We’re early risers at our house, even on the weekends. Mainly because of these two who need to go out, demand to be fed, then proceed to go back to sleep.  I took these photos yesterday around 7 am.  It was a delightful 69 degrees and low humidity! More 90+ degree temperatures ahead for us today and…

Winter Lake Beauty

I’m looking for the beauty in winter while we’re surrounded by shades of gray and a blanket of fog.  While there is nothing prettier than clear blue water reflecting blue skies, there’s something mysterious and a little magical about the quiet beauty and winter landscape of the lake. Especially in the early morning when the light is just starting…

Swimming Lessons for Chloe

Our water dogs have never been in the lake above their paws. We decided it was time for Chloe to have a swimming lesson. We suited her up with a  life jacket for her first lesson. The jacket was a wee bit large, her front leg kept coming out while swimming so it was jettisoned. A…

Water Dogs

We all love the water. . . We’re mesmerized by it. . . Fascinated. . . Entertained. . . Relaxed by it. . . And just pretty dog gone happy to be near it! Chloe & Gracie hope you’re doing something that makes you happy this weekend! Thank you for your visit, I’m joining:  Seasonal Sundays, Mosaic…

Lavender Water & Tangerine Skies

Lavender water and tangerine skies brought to you  by God’s paintbrush and dry, clean Canadian air that sweeps down in winter~ Another ‘pro’ in my winter column as I look for reasons to be happy about the season~ Joining Winter Minestrone and Winter Oreos, recently added to the ‘pro’ column~  Thank you Ina Garten & Nabisco :)…

Water & Sky

A little watery reflection of sky to start the day~ The sun coming up over the horizon after a week of rain is a welcome sight to see. . . The light changes and shifts so quickly at sunrise. . . . . .that I usually don’t have time to grab my camera and capture it.…