No one comes back here except the dog on squirrel patrol.
New crop of cherry tomatoes.
The rare and endangered Offspringus basketballus
I wish I had taken video, not for the images but for the sounds. Birds sang and all manner of little creatures rustled through the palmettos. A breeze whispered through the leaves, shaking them gently, often just as I tried to take a picture. Every now and then I could hear a child shout or laugh somewhere in the neighborhood.
I found several small magnolia trees.
This little episode reminded me that there is so much beauty and so many interesting things around me all the time. I am simply too preoccupied to see them. I'm really so grateful for where I live, even though I frequently complain (loudly) about the humidity and heat.
Pink hydrangea--still alive!
Take your own backyard odyssey—and let me know what you find!