Hollywood Beach Manitoba

Hollywood doesn’t just exist in California. There is also a Hollywood Beach in Manitoba. A historical marker on the beach says the beach was created as a public space in order to celebrate the Canadian Centennial in 1967. No one seems to know how it got its name although “there was a movie made there […]

Red Headed Woodpecker Count

Today’s extremely handsome target species, the rare Red-headed Woodpecker. (Photo copyright Randy Mooi) We are not a bird watchers per se but we do love a good birding event since it gives us a chance to do some naturalist stuff which we really do enjoy, no matter the species. This trip was almost as rewarding […]