Author Archives: Tammie Hache

Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – May 2017

Hello again and welcome to the May Long Weekend! Spring has been very slow in coming up here.  We had a brutal ice storm at the end of April, just when many migrants were arriving.  It didn’t get too cold … Continue reading

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Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – April 2017

Happy Belated Easter to all! Spring is a very confusing season up here in Northern Ontario.  Temperatures can change by upwards of 30 degrees in 24 hours or less.  Last week is a good example of this.  On April 9th, … Continue reading

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Notes From a North Western Ontario Backyard – March, 2017

Welcome to Spring!! It is officially the Vernal Equinox as of 6:28 am Eastern time today.  Doesn’t that make you feel better?! Unfortunately, most of my photos this month still look like mid winter.  March has been an exceptionally cold … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – February 2017

Hello again! As usual, I find it hard to believe that we are nearing the end of another month already.  The months just seem to be zipping by.  That’s alright though:  it means that spring ….. and access to my … Continue reading

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Notes From a Northwestern Ontario Backyard – Jan. 2017

Hello & a belated Happy New Year to all of you!  Since I missed putting out a December post, I’ll take this moment to say I sure hope everyone had a pleasant Christmas & New Year holiday. I hope you … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – November 2016

Someone Flipped The Winter Switch! Hello again!  It is most definitely winter up here in NW Ontario.  In the past 3 days, we’ve gone from heavy rain to heavy freezing rain (about a 1/2 inch worth!) and now to blowing … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – October 2016

Hello again! I sure hope everyone has been enjoying this wonderful autumn season.  I dearly love autumn …. I just wish it would last a little longer.  Like spring, it seems to be gone in a flash.  Our tree colors … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – August 2016

Hello again! It has most definitely been ‘juvenile bird’ season around here.  My yard has been full of an assortment of juveniles:  Hummingbirds, Purple Finches, Chickadees, Red Breasted Nuthatches, Grackles, Starlings, Crows, a few Sparrow types, Eastern Bluebirds, Downy Woodpeckers … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – July 2016

Hello again!  Hope you are all enjoying your summer. Around here, it’s juvenile bird time in the yard!  I’ve been having great fun watching & listening to families of birds at my few summer feeders & in my trees.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Notes From a NW Ontario Backyard – June 2016

Hello again and welcome to Summer!  It was so cold in May, we were really beginning to wonder if warmer temperatures would ever actually hit.  Well …….. they have:  it’s 27C today.  🙂 Most of the photos in this post … Continue reading

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