Saturday, July 27, 2019

Lazing On A Summer Afternoon

What better thing to do on a sunny summer day than to drift into a clump of pickerel weed and just look.

Sunday, July 21, 2019


Someone seemed to want to take a free ride around the pond this morning.


Friday, July 5, 2019

The Bog

I love living so close to the amazing Philbrik-Cricenti bog in New London, NH.

Today we walked out onto the bog to find a sea of pink orchids.

A sea of pink orchids
Water arum, a native Calla

Cranberry flowers

Calopogan orchid

Sheep laurel

Tall Meadow-Rue

White-Fringed Orchid

Rose Pogonia - I've never seen them here before!

Pitcher plant flower, after the petals have fallen

Rose Pogonia

Bog Rosemary berries

Winterberry flowers

Thursday, July 4, 2019


This is nothing more than a sunset over Chase Pond on July 2, 2019

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Langenau Forest Spur Trail

The spur trail has been cleaned up recently, so we hiked it.  The mosquitoes were glad.