Swallow Fields

I thought it was only two weeks since I last posted, but when I checked, I realized it’s been over a month!! That was totally unintentional! Let’s get right to it! I want to talk about Swallows! I had never seen a Swallow before this spring. They are absolutely mesmerizing birds. They are compact, agile,Continue reading “Swallow Fields”

The Beautiful Swamp

There is a swampy area in the park I go to for my daily walks. The spring migration has brought in many beautiful and interesting species. This post will show case some of the bird life I have seen in this habitat so far! We will start with the Heron family. I had a ravineContinue reading “The Beautiful Swamp”

Who Whoo

A few weeks ago, my husband and I were wondering through the forest, when he suddenly whispered my name “Jasmin!” I turned around and he quietly and slowly told me there was an owl in the tree. My initial response, “are you joking?” He was not joking. It was actually a very frightening experience! ThisContinue reading “Who Whoo”

Goodbye Winter!

The seasons are changing and the spring migration has been quite exciting to see! But I have images from February that I want to share before getting into Spring! This post will be more pictures than text, so please enjoy viewing! Red-breasted Merganser’s do an entertaining dance with cute little calls to accompany. The littleContinue reading “Goodbye Winter!”

My Snowy Owl Obsession

The snowy owl has been a regular feature on my blog- when I post about birds. Since December, this female owl was regularly seen perched in the middle of the docks, where she was safe. I wanted to see her do more than sitting on the docks, and this meant I had to go atContinue reading “My Snowy Owl Obsession”

Part 4 – Thailand & Japan

Welcome to Thailand! We first landed in Bangkok and had a connecting flight to Chiang Mai. Thailand has so much diverse terrain to offer! Beaches in the south, jungles in the north and a big bustling city in the middle (sort of). This was our first “real” holiday after three years of saving up andContinue reading “Part 4 – Thailand & Japan”

Part 3 – Jaipur, Rajasthan

If architecture, history, palaces and textiles appeal to you, then you’ll enjoy Jaipur! Jaipur, also known as the pink city, is definitely a place for tourists. Our short time in this city was spent doing the main touristy things. We booked some tours through airbnb experience. The first tour we did took us around theContinue reading “Part 3 – Jaipur, Rajasthan”

Part 2 – Gujarat (Baroda)

The journey continues! Our short stop in Mumbai ended and we were off to Gujarat. This was our main reason for planning this entire trip! We were going to visit our friends in Baroda, Gujarat. Vadodara also known as Baroda, is the 3rd largest city in the Indian state of Gujarat. As of 2019 itContinue reading “Part 2 – Gujarat (Baroda)”