Critters From Our Woods

Since living at our place a little over 3.5 years, I have encountered a variety of critters.  Unable to photograph many of them, here are a few I had the pleasure of capturing digitally.  (I had to include one of Josie our Boxer.) In addition, I would like to dedicate this post to a special…

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A Butterfly Sanctuary of Our Own

A short walk from our cabin there is a place where butterflies flutter free.  Here they thrive on wild growth.  On any day one will encounter 20 or more.  Flying above your head, dipping here and there, or resting on a tall pink flowering plant.  Last year I do not recall as many.  But this…

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So Much Green!

Our place in the woods along with some beautiful, still ripening homegrown tomatoes. *NOTE:  Just today I received this message from WordPress. “Starting August 1, Facebook will no longer allow third-party tools to automatically post to Profiles.”  With this option to share content directly to Facebook going away, after this post I will no longer…

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How Spider Webs Help Me Predict the Future

If you saw me on my hike today, you would have wondered what was wrong.  A crazy lady waving a long stick and flailing about as she walked along in a seemingly peaceful forest.  That peaceful forest was full of spider webs. Now I must tell you I am a nature lover.  A lover of…

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Night Frog After a Rainstorm

While taking out scrapes to be dumped I happened to notice this guy.  It looks like he is hanging on to the side of a boat about to be sick.  Maybe the tomato pot is making him “seasick”.   Cool little dude after an evening of thunderstorms.  I’m sure he was happy when the lady with…

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