Search This Blog


Friday, July 22, 2016

Sick Day

Quail at the waterhole
I was simply too sick to get out of bed this morning to take Becca on our morning trek, so Dr. K took her for a jaunt west of Tortugas Mountain.  I usually get up at 5 a.m., but I didn't roll out of bed until 7:30.  Now (9:15) I feel like going back to lie down.  The best I can do for the blog is to post a few pictures from around our hacienda.
Hummingbird clinging to Red Yucca branch while sampling nectar

Cooling off after a desert hike with Dr. K

Little Desert Cottontail in our yard

Different Cottontail on a railroad tie in our yard


Dr. K said...

That's a cute cottontail! I'm glad you're taking care of yourself, Packrat.

Scott said...

I hope you feel better soon, Packrat. It's so weird to get sick like this in the summer.

packrat said...

Thanks, Scott. :)

A "Bit" or a "Tad" Warmer

Roll out the barrel 29F when we headed out this morning, but with little wind and bright sunshine conditions warmed quickly.  Although I wor...