Oh Deer!

After my Gopher post on Friday, I was contemplating a clever tongue-in-cheek entry about the assortment of “wildlife” in our back yard.  You see, we live in a subdivision in a decreasingly rural setting, which limits wild...

GO GO Gophers

Last week something outside caught my eye. Every few seconds some dirt would fly through the air. It was emanating from grass level in the middle of my back yard. Upon further investigation I discovered an industrious gopher furiously cleaning...

Pomp and Circumstances

Last Saturday, we motored south to Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana to watch Chris (our daughter, Laura’s, betrothed) graduate.  The drive there was overcast and dreary, but the sun emerged about when the outdoor festivities...