On Sunday afternoon of day 5 of the New Year Dear pipes up and says, “do you want to go out and take a walk?” I said, “let’s go while it’s still light and dry.”
Not too much excitement here in the neighborhood to report but here are some things I took photos of…
She did not fly south and she was squawking up a storm upon our approach. She was perched on the roof of an out building.
By the time we got way up this hill I was breathing quite heavily and used the excuse to stop and take a photo of where we had come from and the view from the top to catch my breath. Those mountains are in the Cascade Mountain range.
We got home as the sun was setting and casting a wonderful glow onto the maple in our neighbor’s yard.
We really need to make walking a habit for this new year. We used to walk more regularly but have fallen way out of the habit. Do you walk regularly?
(I stayed up way too late watching the season 4 opening of Downton Abbey. I’m still hooked and very tired.)