Tag Archives: #swan

Friendship Friday – Forthemo … Slowly

For today’s friendship share I’ll go off to Italy. I would love for you to do the same – simply because your visit will result in you coming away from Forthemo’s art place with a smile firmly in place. And … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – New Generation…

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Flapper Friday – Drops…

The swans are all milling about on the river… well, the juniors and the males. The ladies are hiding away… on their nests in the rush thickets. Soon we’ll see the results of their efforts. Let’s hope we have more … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Feeding Frenzy…

Seagulls are a greedy, opportunistic lot. They’ve also long learned that humans love sharing their waste – so, now… when they see a human on the banks of the river they immediately start circling – waiting noisily for a free … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Sunset Swans…

They make a pretty picture, don’t they?

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Flapper Friday – Forget Me Not!

It’s been some time since I’ve featured a swan… so, let me set that straight! Here’s a photo or two… featuring a few seemingly ever hungry birds… Gimme that bread! Or… I’ll grab the duck’s feed… if I can get … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Hitching…

We have only one set of swans in the area this season that have cygnets… and only two of them. (I have a theory about the lack of bird offspring along the rivers and ponds in the area… but that’s … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – the Neck of It!

Swans… greedy they can be. We often stop at this particular spot – especially for two of the grand-kids. I’ve corrupted them… they believe these big white birds are “big white ducks”. However, the kids like feeding the ducks, so… … Continue reading

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