Archive for February, 2018

Oh my!!

February 16, 2018  |  Food  |  No Comments

Wow… so many treats!

Treats from the Pastry Chef at Work

 

Home Made North Carolina Pulled pork

 

Individual Cake if there is such a thing… at work..

 

Happy Mardi Gras! King Cake!

 

VooDoo Donuts

 

OH MY! The Amarillo at Casino El Camino!

NASA

February 15, 2018  |  Travel  |  No Comments

While we were in Houston, we drove through the parking lot of the space center! This place will need a return trip for sure!

 

 

 

 

 

NASA Jet fighter executing a tight right turn

Baytown

February 14, 2018  |  Travel  |  No Comments

Houston is home to some serious commerce, including being one of the busiest shipping ports in the world, it also has its fair share of refineries and chemical plants. Baytown is home to most of this stuff.. and birds and habitat just flows around mans significant footprint. 

 

 

 

 

Laughing gulls

 

San Jacinto Monument

February 13, 2018  |  Travel  |  No Comments

Jen and I’s Birding adventures took us to Houston and specifically Baytown. Which is a story of its own.. but our first stop in the  morning was a peninsula across from the monument commemorating the battle of San Jacinto! 

 

 

 

 

On the Shore

February 12, 2018  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

We were looking just about everywhere for some birds, so we wondered over to the boat ramp…

 

 

 

 

San Gabriel River

February 9, 2018  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

Jen and I walked along the banks of the San Gabriel which feeds Granger lake..

 

 

 

 

Closer shots at Berry Springs

February 8, 2018  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

What a beautiful day it was cruising around..

 

Pie Billed Griebs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just strolling around Berry Springs

February 7, 2018  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

A few of the sites as Jen and I walked the perimeter of the park..

Downy Woodpecker

 

Pecan tree stump

 

Fall in the air

 

The falls

 

Great blue Heron

Berry Springs

February 6, 2018  |  Outdoors  |  No Comments

Berry Springs is larger than you would think, and it resides in North Round rock about 20 minutes from Austin…

 

 

 

 

Granger

February 5, 2018  |  Austin  |  No Comments

There is a small town called Granger over near the lake.. there is a new brew pub, and its almost close enough to be effected by Austin’s growth..