19 August 2014

Common sandpiper

Common sandpiper at Haukkalampi (=hawk's pond)
in Nuuksio National Park 28.6.2014.

The bird wasn't very happy with me and I heard
something move in the shrubs. I'm guessing
there were fledglings hiding in the shrubs.

I'm linking to Wild Bird Wednesday.

Blo-Ma: peonies

Peonies in the Botanic Garden
in Helsinki 25.6.2014.

I'm linking to Blo-Ma.

17 August 2014

Dandelion seeds

Dandelion seeds in Margareteberg,

I'm linking to
I Heart Macro
Macro Monday 2



16 August 2014

Warbler and wagtail

Sedge warbler in Laajalahti, Espoo 16.6.2014.

Wagtail in Porvoo 15.6.2014.

I'm linking to I'd Rather B Birdin'.

Critters: cattle

Eastern Finncattle - itäsuomenkarja or kyyttö,
Laajalahti nature trail 7.6.2014.

Kyyttö is the oldest cattle breed in Finland.
There are about 500 animals left.
We've had them in Espoo over the summer
as "gardeners" in Laajalahti and Espoonlahti.

I'm linking to
Camera Critters
Saturday's Critters



14 August 2014


Roses on my kitchen table around
Mother's Day in May 2014.

I'm linking to
Floral Friday Fotos
Today's Flowers