A dog in autumn

“There is one other reason for dressing well, namely that dogs respect it, and will not attack you in good clothes.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson I’ve just noticed that the WordPress “snow” is falling on my blog and that means that these fall photos, taken on October 22nd, are incredibly late…but it must still be … Continue reading

Sleepy tree squirrel

“I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne It’s the time of year where you just want to hunker down (or, as the case may be, crawl into a hole) and enjoy the simple pleasures in life – like sunshine on your face for … Continue reading

View from the field

 “Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” – John Muir There was still the odd Monarch flying about the field during this summer-like autumn weekend, along with the more abundant (and cold-hardy) smaller butterflies, Cabbage Whites and … Continue reading

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