Category Archives: Near and Far

Henry’s Garage

I have already posted bird photos from our lunch at Wheelers Pancake House and Sugar Camp last week. Wheelers is quite an impressive family operation. Aside from the restaurant and boiler in the main building, there is a Maple Syrup … Continue reading

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Wheelers and Birds

We drove out to the country to Wheelers Maple Sugar Camp on Monday, Family Day. Naturally, I took some pictures. Naturally. And naturally I assume that you naturally want to see them.

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A Rural, Wintry Ramble

I’ve hardly taken a picture for about a month and a half, but I remembered to take my camera when I had to run a little errand yesterday. We live in a town, a fairly large one as far as … Continue reading

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Memories of Winters Past

As winter strengthens its icy grip in these part — it’s only slightly over 0F as I post this — lately I have been perusing previous pictures of winter at the cottage. I have almost had to do this as … Continue reading

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Winter Photos

December the twenty-ninth dawned very cold but also very clear, and with snow still clinging to boughs, I couldn’t resist heading out to take a few photos.

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On Snow Plow Road

When we drive to or from the cottage, we usually take the rural, back route at least one way although not so much in winter. Almost all of this country is Canadian (Precambrian) Shield, which means that there are lots … Continue reading

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The Mammoth Cheese of Lanark County

We found ourselves in the community of Perth two weekends past. While Cuppa took her time Christmas shopping in the Farmers Market building, I wandered outside to take a picture or two of the Mammoth Cheese. This is a replica … Continue reading

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