Monthly Archives: August 2013

Tarantula in the Rocks

August is tarantula month. This is when we see them wandering around, heading for . . . well, wherever they go to meet up with other tarantulas. They get out into the streets and just meander along. When we see … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Pizza

This is the final appearance of this delicious pizza du jour. A new pizza surprised us for lunch today. Not sure what to call it. Here’s what I used: slow sauteed Vidalia onions with tarragon, the last of the breast … Continue reading

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Perfect Water Fountain

He looked at his watch, then tapped his little foot. The sprinkler is supposed to come on at 5:15, but it was a minute late. All was forgiven very quickly. He got water all over his cute little button nose, … Continue reading

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Real Men Don’t Eat Fruit & Fresh Paper

I’ve heard this old saw right in my own home, but in recent years it has changed to “What? Only four different fruits for my cereal this morning?”. I’ve created a monster! You’ll recognize the items in the bowl, but … Continue reading

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Cloud Volcano

The other morning DH called me out onto the deck first thing in the morning. Hey, I’m still making my coffee . . . but I grabbed my camera and ran out. The reward was a vision that looked for … Continue reading

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Spotted Squirrel

The spotted squirrel – so named because it is rare to spot one around here, and he has spots, which I’ve never seen before. Have you? Note the cactus wren advising him on how to choose his next meal. This … Continue reading

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Escher Aster

At the entrance to the office of our storage room complex is a small planter that has a plethora of various flowering plants in it. The first pictures I took were unsatisfactory because the wind was blowing them just too … Continue reading

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