Simple Joys

What better way to bring in the new year than with the dear sweet joys of animal love? While family visited from out of town the past several days, one of our adventures took us to Hoofsnhorns Farm Sanctuary. A new and joyful discovery. I did not know such a place existed nearby. Although this…

What a beauty!

This pretty little thing greeted me when I returned from a recent walk. I don’t know where he/she lives, but he/she scurried off shortly after I snapped a couple of photos. I love cats. What a little beauty! πŸ’š β€œWomen and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get…

Night visitors πŸ¦‡πŸ¦‡

Yes! We have bats visiting our hummingbird feeder. Not only do we have hummingbirds, finches, orioles and woodpeckers at our lovely feeding station, we can now add bats to the visitor’s list! I’m sure we’ve had them visit in the past, but we have not kept our feeder filled each night to entice them back….

Coopers Hawk

Today I took a day off… because I could. Hubby took me (and my camera) around town to see what we could find. It was hot and beautiful and one of our many discoveries was this amazing Coopers Hawk hiding in the tree at a park. Hubby found him, I was busy looking at the…

My baby coots are growing up

What a joy when I discovered these baby coots several weeks ago. Who’d have thought I would see them several times and be able to document their growth? What odd little cuties! (or as my cousin called them, “cooties” πŸ₯°) And how sweet they look at all ages. ❀ This was my most recent photo:…