Archive for the 'Wildlife and Nature' Category

Jul 22 2010

Pollinators Anonymous

On my last post, I talked about my husband’s every-morning activity in the garden.
Today, while he was out doing his thing, there were other pollinators in the garden along with him.  Here are a few shots of the company he kept:

I think this next fella was just trying to fit in.

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Jul 17 2010

Oh, Deer!

Living out in the country has it’s benefits:
There’s the wildlife we see nearly daily,

Our ability to keep backyard chickens,

the joy of watching my children interact with those chickens,

and even the experience of watching the wildlife interact with the chickens.
 
We are also able to keep a large garden…

…which supplies us with a daily bounty during the summer,

…and even into the Winter.

We see deer [...]

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Jun 27 2010

For Whom The Bells Toll

Published by admin under Wildlife and Nature

This photo was taken in our yard.

We live near a Monestary.
What does that have to do with this coyote?
Well, every morning at 6 a.m. and every night at 6 p.m., the Monestary bells ring.
I always picture a brown cloaked hunchback climbing to the top of a tower when I hear those bells.

But, I digress.
When the [...]

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