Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Fred the Squirrel

This is Fred. He was named after Fred Sanford because he grabs his chest while staring at my tomato plant. "I'm coming Elizabeth, this is the big one."

Or maybe, he is just shocked that I can grow tomatoes on my deck.

Sunday, July 19, 2009

At Least She Doesn't Chew with Her Mouth Open

A deer eating an apple in my backyard - photographed on 7/17/09.

Friday, July 17, 2009

The Elusive Hawk

Do you know how hard it is to get a picture of a hawk? This guy has been hanging around for a while and every time I pick up my camera - he bolts.

I suspect he is looking for this little guy:

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

A Spooky Picture

This photograph was taken in Blowing Rock, NC at Glen Burney Falls on July 6, 2009.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009


Are there real hummingbirds in hummingbird cake?

When I was little, our school served a nasty concoction of yellow cake and pineapple and called it hummingbird cake - go figure.

Photographed on June 30, 2009.