Entries Tagged as 'geese'

Autumn Nature Walk

October 24th, 2006 · 8 Comments

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My parents have quite a bit of land that they own. It’s like a nature preserve with tons of wildlife and plants and a pond. My dad has been doing a lot of work outside over the past year. Mostly just cleaning things up – removing brush so that the trails are walkable and that sort of thing.

On Saturday it was raining and gray and cold so we didn’t go outside much, but on Sunday morning it was really sunny. My dad and I went for a walk around the pond. A little way out I heard a noise and realized that Bailey was following us. We walked about halfway around the pond. On the way back my mom and Dakoda met up with us. It was nice to be out in nature on a cold but sunny fall day.

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Baby Geese

May 26th, 2006 · 2 Comments


Baby Geese, Waupaca, WI

Canada geese can be annoying, but these goslings in my parents’ yard are cute. Click here if you cant see the video above.

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Grant Park

August 11th, 2004 · 6 Comments

Geese in Grant Park
Geese in Grant Park, Chicago (Photo by Rick)

Fountain in the Grant Park Rose Garden
Fountain in the Grant Park Rose Garden, Chicago

Grant Park Rose Garden
Grant Park Rose Garden, Chicago (Photo by Richard)

Richard & Jessica at Buckingham Fountain
Richard & Jessica at Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, Chicago (Photo by Rick)

Grant Park
Grant Park, Chicago (Photo by Stephanie)

Mom & Jessica in Grant Park
Mom & Jessica in Grant Park, Chicago

Grant Park
Grant Park, Chicago

Dad standing by an Abe Lincoln statue in Grant Park
Dad standing by an Abe Lincoln statue in Grant Park, Chicago (Photo by Richard)

Skyline view from Grant Park
Skyline view from Grant Park, Chicago (Photo by Rick)

One stroll through Grant Park and you’ll understand Chicago’s nickname, “The City in a Garden“.

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