I swear you would think we were on safari as I
Who can blame us--even a stink bug seemed exotic at our old city dwelling (although they have quickly melted into the background of daily life). Rock Pigeons, stray cats--neither a family favorite--these were everyday sights. Now, who knows what will turn up next?
It all started on a day when the clouds parted and brought on this lovely show. I was in the kitchen loading the dishwasher, when I heard Jim's call: Bring the girls and the camera!
Not long after that, Jim called me to the window and chastised me as I fumbled with the camera...he was sure I would miss a shot of this rare guy!
|I was told this might be a verugated woodpecker? I had to enhance this pic a bit because it was taken through my window and the bird was all the way in the back of our yard.|
|We were only hoping this little bat wouldn't make his way into the house!|
|Originally, he was suction-cupped to our front window! I couldn't get a decent pic because it was pitch black out there!|