Snapshots & Whatnot: AMOOSING (A MOOSE!)

“From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.” Dr. Seuss

With chaotic challenges the world over, here’s to looking for opportunities to smile wherever & whenever we can (even in unexpected places.)

During a visit to Canada awhile ago my brother and I decided to go for a scenic walk in Banff National Park. Starting out on a such a journey, you never know what (or who) you might encounter…

a birdie (or two?)

a chipmunk (munching away)

with a buddy (at play.)

Traipsing along there was often more than one way to go (straight up the mountain or with the easy path flow?)

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself, any direction you choose.” Dr. Seuss

There were trees to see & places to rest, but then…

an unexpected EYE-FEST OF BEST!!

A MOOSE (on the LOOSE!)

AMOOSING as it was for us to see, we decided to to take care and (with littlest fanfare) we hightailed it out of there!

grace, peace & unexpected Amoosement

: )   Virginia  : )

“So be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life is a great balancing act.” Dr. Seuss

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14 Responses to Snapshots & Whatnot: AMOOSING (A MOOSE!)

  1. Cindy Kranich says:

    That’s amazing, GL!

    • Virginia says:

      Amoose-ingly amazing, Cin!! ‘Twas cool seeing a moose (up close & personal) but also motivating to not overstay our welcome! 😅🌟🙃🌟😅

  2. Cjo says:

    Great pictures, thank you for your humor…

    • Virginia says:

      Didn’t someone once say, “Laughter is the best medicine!” Good medicine for our spirits too, methinks! Hugs, Carol-Jo! 🤣🌟🤗☀️🤣

  3. Michelle says:

    Amazing pictures!! I can’t believe the moose! 😮 He’s beautiful, though.

    • Virginia says:

      ‘Twas fun seeing a moose so close – but we were a tad motivated to keep our boisterousness to a minimum! Blessings, Michele! 🙃☀️😎☀️🙃

  4. arlene says:

    Lovely photos Virginia and I love that quote from Dr. Seuss.

    • Virginia says:

      Thanks, Arlene. ‘Twas an amazing opportunity seeing a moose up close & personal (but we didn’t overstay our welcome!) Methinks the sage advice of Dr. Seuss never gets old (especially for grownups!) Blessings! 📚🤗📚

  5. TMH says:

    love the chipmunks!

    • Virginia says:

      Aren’t those chipmunks cute? We have lots of squirrels around us here in VA, but we don’t see many chipmunks. Blessings, Tim!!! 🌟😎🙃😎🌟

  6. Debbie says:

    Wow, a real live moose — great capture, Virginia. You were in the right spot at the right time, weren’t you?!!

    • Virginia says:

      ‘Twas an amazing experience seeing a moose up close & personal (but we were highly motivated not to not dawdle about! Blessings , Debbie! ☀️😎🙃😎☀️

  7. These are fantastic! ❤

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