The mystery plants continue their climb to the sky. Two winners so far. If you know the name of this plant, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and the next correct guess will get a free Path of the Horse DVD.
On Saturday I worked in the orchard hanging plastic containers for a molasses solution to go into to lure coddling moths away from the fruit. At least I think that's the way it's supposed to work. I got tricked into spending some time with the trees checking out their baby fruits. What good fortune.
Tricia found this beautiful creature on the ground at the dump when we were dropping off the trash from both of our households. We shooed him off to the side so he wouldn't get squished by the next truck to roll by.
Here's Patrik enjoying a romp.
One of the greatest feelings in life is the conviction that you have lived the life you wanted to live -- with the rough and the smooth, the good and the bad -- but yours, shaped by your own choices, and not someone else's.Michael Ignatieff