Tuesday, January 25, 2011

On my walk...

Roses blooming in January in Venice, FL.

The Venetian Waterway--rarely this deserted looking.

Every fisherman is issued a heron to guard the bait bucket.*

Hard to believe I soak in these colors on a daily basis and still struggle with keeping the blood pressure down.
The salt air maybe??
 * Sorry, Patti, the herons are not for hire.  This is a generous volunteer effort on the part of retired herons.  At best, the might get a small stipend or a free snack on some bait shrimp.


  1. I love the way the herons have become pests!

  2. Shoot, thought for sure there was a job opportunity there:)))

  3. Lovely colors, indeed! That walkway looks wonderful. Enjoy your pleasant weather.

  4. What a beautiful country we live it. I just read Jean's blog with photos of Maine and now yours with the weather in Florida.

  5. LOVE LOVE LOVE your photos. Thanks for sharing.

  6. It really does look lovely. Keep posting pix. I really like them.


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