Kinda just getting things going here.
We’ve been altering our perceptions.
It appears to have inspired some creative thoughts on livestock keeping practices.
Maybe we’d better get her some goats before she starts implementing them. Of course she’s welcome to experiment on Mr Just Wait Till I Find The Right Recipe Asshole all she wants. I don’t care how pretty he is in the sunshine. He’s a dick.
But we’re of course feeding him well for the cool weather too, and we’ve put out a fall fueling station for the rest of our feathered friends. It’s pretty much down to the chickadees, nuthatches, bluejays and usual assortment of woodpeckers now – the brave little creatures that tough out the winter with us – and we appreciate their company so much over the cold months. Helps keep things in perspective while you’re standing there in your centrally heated home looking at a tiny little chickadee going about it’s business in something ridiculous degrees below zero and wondering how it’s even alive.
Another area that was underwater for most of the summer, and often very, very loud. Now hard with frost and still with sleeping frogs.