Critter of the Day: safe and satisfied

The little hairy bean, also known as Dave, has settled into our home quite solidly. Safely indoors, with a full belly and cleared up eyes, and humans that let him sleep pretty much anywhere he wants. Life is good as an indoor cat!

Visiting Time

The kittens have finally "discovered" the east side of the house today, the junk pile in the spruce grove and... https://youtu.be/KTHZGVXkwyk ... Junk Pile kitten. Here, we see Keith playing with his brother and visiting his mom, Guildenstern! Junk Pile kitten wasn't sure what to make of the sudden invasion of other kittens; he doesn't … Continue reading Visiting Time

Critter(s) of the Day: Denizens of the Beach

I was able to visit the beach yesterday morning and was walking along on the sidewalk, when I realized I was seeing a whole lot of birds that weren't seagulls! So I headed over for a closer look (my broken toe is healing nicely, so walking on the sand wasn't too much of an issue). … Continue reading Critter(s) of the Day: Denizens of the Beach

Clean Up: spruce grove perimeter, starting on the old wood pile

This morning, thanks to cooler temperatures that I was able to take advantage of, I was able to finally get back to cleaning up around the east perimeter of the spruce grove. It was only about an hour and a half before I had to get out of the heat, but I think some good … Continue reading Clean Up: spruce grove perimeter, starting on the old wood pile

Clean Up: spruce grove, west perimeter

Finally. FINALLY!!!! I got some clean up started today! The area I planned to work on stays shaded for a while, which allowed me to work later into the day than otherwise. Dragging the bigger trees I cleared to one of the wood piles outside the yard really showed me what a difference that made! … Continue reading Clean Up: spruce grove, west perimeter