Hobbes, the cat

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what a stunner, yes?

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modesty dictate the female must always cross her…paws

modesty dictate the female must always cross her…paws

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and then to feign boredom with any given admiration…as shown here.

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art class decoupaged birdhouses

art class decoupaged birdhouses

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the boys that made these were 6 & 7 years old. Pick a theme, find illustrations/scrapbook paper, magazines, cut out, paint birdhouse close to theme color, let dry, then use Mod Podge on the back of image, apply to birdhouse, again apply Mod Podge on top…when all images are on, paint 2 coats of Mod Podge, let dry…get a big, long drill, with a big, long screw attached, drill through the back of…

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cool beetle on yellow
portrait of a tomato

i love the circles of light bouncing off the watered grass behind this lone cherry tomato.

portrait of a tomato

i love the circles of light bouncing off the watered grass behind this lone cherry tomato.

sweeter when wet

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my garden this morning after a good washing. September in Alabama is still summer.

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morning glory has a shower

morning glory has a shower

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waking the sleeping bee

waking the sleeping bee

too tired to lift up his antennae

too tired to lift up his antennae

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the butterfly bush in the morning light. i think it was a bit too cool out for this bee.

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gold covered puppy

there is a reason it is called the golden hour…late afternoon sun turns the world to gold. This is Cole.

gold covered puppy

there is a reason it is called the golden hour…late afternoon sun turns the world to gold. This is Cole.

the tomato stealing pup

the tomato stealing pup

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Cole (4mo puppy of mysterious parental origins) & i went out to garden. Alabama is still summer & there are tomatoes. We are so SICK of tomatoes, but…Cole is not. My back was turned from him & i hear my husband say,

“Coles is eating your tomatoes”

See?!

1. i photographed my bounty.

2.i photographed the evidence of his thieving ways…we did get him out of jail (The Birmingham Humane Society is…

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