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Sunday 7 May 2017. No Fox

It was 41 degrees F under clear skies at 7:30 this morning as I finally got Shadow on the road. Headed north and east to see whether the fox would be in its customary place across Main Street from the … Continue reading

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Saturday 6 May 2017. Wet Meadowbrook, After the Shooting Star Bloom

It was 45 degrees F and mostly cloudy, not raining but with fresh puddles in the street at 6:30 am when I headed out in Shadow in the direction of Meadowbrook Park. It was a little past dawn, but the … Continue reading

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Sunday 15 May 2016. Cold Morning in May

It was 39 degrees F (yes, according to the phone ap!) and partly cloudy this morning at about 6:30 am as Rhododendron and I headed toward South First Street. Had been expecting the cold and accordingly put on layers against … Continue reading

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Monday 9 May 2016. Post-Cherry Blossom Japan House Garden

Took a quick pre-swim ride to the Japan House garden this morning at 6:30, when it was cloudy and the streets were wet, though it was not raining at the time. The temperature was 53 degrees F, I think. Stopped … Continue reading

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Friday 6 May 2016. Sunrise on Green Meadowbrook

It was 45 degrees F at 5:45 this morning, the sky clear, at least on the horizon. Rode south to Meadowbrook Park, not especially focused, then saw a group of large deer on the mown grass among the ornamental trees … Continue reading

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Thursday 28 April 2016. Pink Shooting Stars

It was 66 degrees F under party cloudy skies at 11:55 this late morning of day 28 of 30 Days of Biking. Headed to Meadowbrook Park on Rhododendron to check out the shooting stars. My very favorite biking is first … Continue reading

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Saturday 30 May 2015. A Little Rain on Prairie Flowers

This morning at 5:45 it was 68 degrees F and raining lightly. Didn’t want to range too far out in case the weather got worse, so donned my new raincoat and headed on Discovery II to the prairie planting on … Continue reading

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Friday 29 May 2015. The First Prairie Bloom Crescendo

At 5:15 this morning it was 70 degrees F, the sky partly cloudy. With the summer solstice approaching, want to be out in the bonus light to see how the symphony of bloom on the prairie moves through the season. … Continue reading

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Thursday 21 May 2015. Pushing the Limits of Comfort to Greet the Spiderwort

At 6:30 this morning it was 45 degrees under cloudy skies. Don’t know if it was the virus I’ve been fighting, but even with a fleece jacket felt quite chilly. Was glad to have sleeves long enough cover my hands, … Continue reading

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Wednesday 6 May 2015. Spring Advances

This morning at 5:18 it was 63 degrees under a “buttermilk” sky, the still-large but less-than-full moon occasionally glowing through the cracks in the sheet of clouds. Headed on Discovery II to Meadowbrook Park while it still was fairly dark, … Continue reading

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