Monthly Archives: April 2012

May 1st. – Beltane – Valborgsmesse – and the Cuckoo birds return

This info is about the date May 1. For the labor-related holiday, see International Workers’ Day; for the traditional holiday, see May Day.  May 1 is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 244 days remaining until … Continue reading

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Sure Bet Tackle Co. Ltd. in Sechelt

If you thought all fishing lures and tackle are made in China, you are wrong. The finest are locally made, for every kind of sport fishing. Sure Bet Tackle Co. Ltd. on Field Rd. in Sechelt BC, is a small … Continue reading

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many new birds

Spring has brought many new birds to the feeders. A large flock of Yellow and White crowned sparrows are coming by every day, almost for a week now. There are also some common house sparrows, and a few other birds. … Continue reading

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Marcus Mass 25th. April

April 25 is the 115th day of the year (116th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 250 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays and observances ANZAC Day (Australia, New Zealand) Arbor Day (Germany) Army Day (North Korea) Christian Feast Day: The latest … Continue reading

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Tulips and Daffodils – not so exciting – until you see this !

This is not Holland and Amsterdam, this is La Conner, Washington State, just north of Seattle, and just south of Vancouver BC., in Skagit Valley. Images general of Tulips. The tulip is a perennial, bulbous plant with showy flowers in the genus Tulipa, which comprises 109 species[1] and belongs to the family Liliaceae.[2] Canadian Tulip … Continue reading

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The Telegraph UK animal pictures of the week, some of mine this morning

The Telegraph in Uk have some excellent pictures this week, here are some of them. You have all seen the NASA Space Shuttles piggyback on a 747, this is equal.  A cheeky crow tries to hitch a ride on an … Continue reading

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Web Camera Aalesund, Norway

Here is a link to web camera in Aalesund Norway I am very proud of my home town Images for Aalesund,  A welcome video and a link, SMP newspaper,  AaGK Golfclub , Aalesund is famous for Klippfisk ,Bacalao, stockfish, Bacalhau, Cod, all the same , images … Continue reading

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