Houdini’s Labor Day Adventure

Yeah… I know.  I post a lot about my foster dog, Houdini.  I can’t help it.  He’s just such a handsome German Shepherd.   Also, he’ll soon be mine forever.  Yep, I am formally adopted this big lug.   His big heart and wealth of energy brings so much joy to my life that I don’t want to let someone else have him.  Here’s some photos from Monday.  You’ll see he has a wide range of expressions and emotions.

N.E.W. Zoo Labor Day

Here are my favorite shots from an afternoon at the N.E.W. Zoo in Suamico, WI.  My favorite part of my visits to this zoo usually revolve around the giraffes.  You can feed them for only a buck!  There  were otters, raccoons, and some other critters.  One of these is an alpaca if I am correct.  Most of these were taken with a Canon 50 mm STM.

Jordy Nelson Returns to Packers Camp – Aug 22

I went to the Green Bay Packers training camp on August 22.  It was the first day of full practice for Jordy Nelson, who was on the shelf all of 2015 with a knee injury.  Jordy and Aaron Rodgers did not appear to have missed a step.  Things look good for the Packers’ offense!

Green Bay Botanical Gardens (7/19/16)

The Green Bay Botanical Gardens center is the home of thousands upon thousands of beautiful flowers.  It is also the home of a dozen or so Poke-Stops.  They are well aware of their allure to the craze known as Pokemon Go, so they opted to drop some Pokemon lures for several hours on the afternoon of July 19.   I decided that was too good of an offer since my NWTC student ID grants me free admission.  I gathered some Pokemon items, caught a few new creatures, and snapped some photos with my camera.  Here they are…