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Archive for the month “August, 2013”

An Unusual Sight

While at work yesterday evening I was treated to an unusual sight.  I just happened to look up and see this hot air balloon drifting by.  All of us took turns going out to take a look at it.  Fun, interesting and pretty things aren’t what we usually see while at work….especially since our building sits on a horrible accident prone intersection.

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A Thorny Issue

Some of the trees in our yard are well armed.

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Spider in the Hole

Glen took a nice picture of a wolf spider web.  Not sure where the spider was.  I find it very interesting that their webs are funnel shaped.  Not interesting enough to get close enough to take a picture.  That’s why Glen had to take it.

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A View From the Driveway

I was out in the yard with the hound dogs and heard a horse whinny.  So I went into the house and grabbed the camera, walked down to the end of our driveway and saw this beauty.  It is one of our neighbors.

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Bathing Birdies

After being away for a week in Jefferson City I am happy to be back and posting.  The weekend was spent making up for lost sleep.  Man I missed my bed!  Glen always gets up before I do and shot these pictures.  Some robins were having a grand time in the bird bath….at least until Lilla screamed and scared them all off.

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Froggy Went A-Courtin

I was up late watching “Shaun of the Dead” the other night when Lilly started twittering.  She does that when she sees something she wants to chase and kill, like a moth or a bird.  I looked at the window to see what she was looking at, and lo and behold, there was a cute little tree frog.  It has a good gig going on eating the bugs that our living room light attracts.

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Let’s Play

Lilly loves playing with the kitty fishing pole!

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Surprising Garden Sprouting

Glen informed me that we had things growing in our garden already.  So I grabbed the camera and trekked out to the garden.  We have a village of fungus.

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Late Night Visitor

I am amazed this little toad didn’t get squished by Lucy when she came thundering up to the front door to be let back in the house. 

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Lap Time

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Petey:  I love lap time!

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Lucy:  Make room for me….I love lap time too!

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Poor Glen, squished by love.

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