We had help making a very local quiche yesterday. Our eggs, our eggplant, our zucchini, our garlic, and then other stuff. Still, tastes very smug and wonderful.
Friday, July 19, 2013
So, this is a picture of a tree.. with a bobcat in it. We scared it up on the evening dog walk.
Here's a really bad close up of the bobcat:
Here's our two solar ovens at the end of a good day of cooking.
Here's what a pickup truck worth of urbanite looks like laid out & pieced together. (on the back/west patio)
Friday, July 12, 2013
So, a little tiny baby bird on the road one morning. Seriously, about the size of a golf ball. Hope it did ok.
Our big rooster, who crowed for the last time this morning. It was an interesting learning experience, and now the leftovers are in the fridge.
The rooster's sister, and the youngest hen we have just started laying. They always lay small ones to start out. Here's her first next to one of the regulars.
Monday, July 01, 2013
I replastered the OTHER step now. I am getting better at it though.
Our blue-bellied lizards like to try and make nests in the sand and dirt between our flagstones. It's not that amusing.
Since it was getting up there - this thermometer is in the shade under the eave of the house,
whole family in the COOL tub!
So, of course it wasn't a simple thing. I ended up cutting down and finding lots of rebar. So, there was a lot of sledge hammer work....
Well, we finally got our laundry situation *ironed out*. I made a small redwood frame after a design Melissa saw on some home supply websi...
Still Pegging, Brackets. All the pegs are in now, and in some cases I still have to go back and saw off the ends. Sort of debated about lea...