Category: Nature

Bridal Veil Falls in Winter

I went to the Bedford Reservation of the Cleveland MetroParks today. We had a few inches of snow fall overnight, so I knew it would be particularly pretty. It was a balmy 20F out this afternoon. Needless to say, I didn’t last long. I probably would have been able to stay longer if I had…

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Winter Wonderland – Take 2

Well, we got a white Christmas. I love them just as much as the next person. I would have preferred a “Candy Coating”, as Dick Goddard used to say. Thankfully, this was a light snow. The last storm we had, the snow was seriously wet and heavy. It only took me a few minutes to…

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Winter Wonderland

I meant to post this on Tuesday, but….. 2020. We got quite the snowstorm Monday night and Tuesday. Cold air coming over a warm Lake Erie makes for fun lake effect snow. I live in the secondary snow belt, so we get the lake effect snow but not as intensely as other areas. I had…

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Purple

My favorite color is purple. I have my own psychological/color theory why this is. But that’s neither here nor there. Flowers are a bloomin’. I found some incredible purple wildflowers in the park. If anyone knows what they are, leave me a comment. These are a tree. I think they’re pretty common flowering trees. We…

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Christmas in the Time of COVID?

I’m at the Bedford Reservation of the Cleveland MetroParks right now. I’m actually just across from Tinker’s Creek Gorge Overlook. I just had to stop and post pictures of this tree I just stumbled across. Somebody hung two Christmas ornaments on a scrawny little pine tree. It’s Charlie Brown’s Christmas Tree. It really cheered me…

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