What Bird is this?

I photographed this bird back in the spring while I was in Colorado (Denver area).  I’ve been trying to identify it, but I could use some help. My first guess was a gray flycatcher, but I’m not sure.  These are my guesses: Gray Flycatcher Gray Vireo Least Flycatcher Say’s Phoebe Western Wood Peewee (probably not) … More What Bird is this?

Slowly but surely…

I’m working on loading the photo galleries here on This Woman Wanders after discontinuing the separate JLGould web site (you may have noticed that JLGould.com directs you to ThisWomanWanders.com now).  I’ve been meaning to do this for quite some time, but I live at procrastination station and there were always 500 reasons not to do … More Slowly but surely…

Quarancation, Anyone?

How have all of your been fairing through this year? Are you doing well? What are you doing to care for your mental well being? Personally, I’ve spent much of the year going stir crazy. The quarantine fatigue started early in the year for me, probably because I’m generally an out and about type person. … More Quarancation, Anyone?

Minnesota Hygge

hyg•ge /ˈh(y)o͞oɡə,ˈho͝oɡə/ noun a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being (regarded as a defining characteristic of Danish culture). I’ve been enamored of the concept of hygge for some time now.  It’s something I try to embrace as much as possible through the long winter months, surrounding myself … More Minnesota Hygge