Tag Archives: mallard lake

sanctuary of peace

we had gorgeous weather the past week and with the long hours of summer, the sun is still high when i get home from work.  mallard lake becomes our frequent destination to unwind and relax.  escaping from the city noise … Continue reading

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dusk at mallard lake

happy Monday dear friends!

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if only they could talk…

there is so much beauty around us. but because we see them often, they’re taken for granted and they become invisible to us.  here are ox-eye daisies at mallard lake silently waiting to be admired. if only they could talk, … Continue reading

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happy friday

Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God’s handwriting ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson here’s a red-winged blackbird spotted at mallard lake. hubby and i are very much looking forward to a pilgrims reunion this weekend, excited to … Continue reading

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summer camp and a brief encounter

it is the first day of summer and our grandson is back to school. well, sort of. he’s going to a five-day STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) summer camp that starts at 8:45 am and ends at 2:30 pm. … Continue reading

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age factor

hubby and i took our grandson and his bff out to mallard lake yesterday afternoon. we managed to play ball with them but not for long as we ran out of battery. they got bored with us and claimed we were … Continue reading

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silence

in this oasis of quiet, before the wonderful spectacle of nature, one easily experiences how profitable silence is, a good that today is ever more rare…  ~ Pope Saint John Paul II dusk at mallard lake…    

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