|This squirrel has taken residence in a pine in our side yard.|
|The lantanas I planted in half barrels is thriving|
Today is a blessedly cool, overcast day, only supposed to reach the mid 80's. This is rather amazing for Copperopolis in August and a great relief after almost a week of temperatures over 100 every day. Actually, if we had a shower or two, this would be very like the weather in Hamburg!
These last two pictures are of a hummingbird playing in the drops of water from a small sprinkler. They are the otters of the bird world -- playful, clever and mischievous!