Monday, November 17, 2014

Mid-November


our newest family member, Pony, getting a bath from Violette.
Pony walking Gordie.
first snow and blast of cold. 
Civil War reenactment.
i lost by more than 150 points, mostly due to the questionable use of "vneck" and then "vnecks."
cat nap. 

crafts amid cat nap.


Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Early November


Making cutting boards.
Nest.
Isabella, solo dance party. 
Violette and Gordie swinging from vine.
Mitchell, napping with cats. 
Pheasant's back mushroom.
Archie, cocklebur problem.
Raccoon and turkey tracks.
Violette, bread-making.
Sunset.
Gordie. 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Mid-October

Have you been trying to reach us and found it impossible? Blame these glorious days. 
Blue Mounds State Park. Archie.
Leaf pile at home. Gordon.
Stacked wood. 
Rose hips. Blue Mounds.
Archie. Milkweed seed. 
Gordie's vantage point. 
Minneopa State Park. Archie, Violette, Max, Gordie, Isabella. 


Grasshopper. 
Gordie. 
Limestone wall. Archie. 
Gordie and Violette.
Minneopa.
Cactus. Blue Mounds. 
Bison herd. Blue Mounds.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

October

Brenda the cat inspecting a Hen of the Woods mushroom (great with fried potatoes), a gift from a foraging friend. 
Shaggy Mane mushroom, gone to ink.
collected flower and grass seeds from prairie.
corn centerpiece.
geese.
funny pumpkin.
Violette inspecting toad.

Gordie.
Evan the cat and Archie.
apple cider.
after rain.
Gordie, guitar, cat prints.