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Float Away Into The Sunset

Captured last night with my Nikon D3100

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Swan Lake

The wait is over... Mama Swan has finally brought out her fluffy little ducklings! There was one little guy that seemed a little nervous, but with the help of mama he caught up to his siblings. It is too cute watching them explore the canal for the first time 🙂

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A Storms a Brewin’

Storm system moving through SE Michigan on 5/26/2015. Taken with my Nikon d3100.

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The Little Things

The littlest moments in life make me the happiest. Today: These adorable little babies grazed the dandelions in our backyard. Mama swan tended to her nest as Papa swan patrolled the canal. And after an awfully stormy evening, beauty emerged from the darkness.

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Seven Ponds Nature Center

Today, Logan and I  took a little day trip to Seven Ponds Nature Center in Dryden, Michigan. For $3 per person you have access to all kinds of beautiful trails and scenery. The drive there though the countryside is also beautiful and refreshing. You will see so many different types of birds and all kinds of… Continue reading Seven Ponds Nature Center

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Weekend Project

Ah, 65 degrees, I have missed you! Birds are chirping, warm breeze, and the sun is shining! I even got slightly sun-kissed today (oops). We moved into our apartment in the Fall, so we really didn't get a chance to enjoy our balcony in its full potential yet. Today is the day that we broke… Continue reading Weekend Project

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St. Johns Marsh

And finally the day arrived: First hike of the season! No rain or snow, but still a tad bit chilly. Logan and I headed out to St. Johns Marsh in Clay, MI. The trail is free for anyone and has a lot of wildlife. Right now it is still too early to see a lot… Continue reading St. Johns Marsh