Monday, August 24, 2009

August 23

Jonathan woke me up Sunday morning to come look at the visitor he had found on the back porch. In the wee hours, but Sunday morning. And now it's officially Monday the 24, so this was yesterday. And Laurel's going to sleep!

August 22

August 21

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

August 18

Now that Elanor has come through a rough spot with her own math studies, she's decided it's time for Stephen to get started. The boy loves rocks, so they're the counting prop of choice.

August 17

Moo is looking for a new home where he can be the dominant male in peace. Send me an email if you're interested!

Sunday, August 16, 2009

August 16

our mallard drake is growing up - his head is almost completely green now

August 15

Scheve Schoolhouse, evidently built in 1876. This school house turned home is just up the road from us. I find it charming, and would like to get some better pictures of it.

August 14 - Guineas

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

August 11

Holey Moley Pepper

August 9

Happy 12th Birthday, Barak!

August 8

Steve Miller Band at the Washington Town and Country Fair - great concert. Thanks Papa and Mama!

August 7

Thursday, August 6, 2009

August 6

(yikes, this is from today, not yesterday or last week. Hope that's legal!)

August 4

Plastic bags are not toys, but apple bags? Fun!

August 2

Our wonderful neighbors gave us this lovely maple bookshelf. I'll take another picture once it's loaded!

July 31

One of our tomato plants likes to grow tomatoes with an appendage; this is the most "successful" one to date.