Rescue!

Rescue!

When a window washer’s cradle broke free, it left the two workers dangling from their harnesses. The fire department brought out their “bronto” truck …

 

Run Forrest, Run!

Run Forrest, Run!

Both boys did great at their triathlon this morning. I caught this shot of Zachary rounding the corner. Man, he was flying! Model: Canon …

 

Photo Phinish

Photo Phinish

Tiffany completed her first 10K running race today. Congratulations! BTW, The clock started at 22:00 (from the half-marathon runners). Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:09 08:21:20 ShootingMode: Program …

 

It’s a bird, no wait. A truck.

It’s a bird, no wait. A truck.

Honestly, there was a bird there a minute ago. She looked like he’d swallowed a tennis ball. Is she still carrying around a bunch …

 

It’s a Mystery

It’s a Mystery

I can’t figure out why the grass on our lawn always looks like it’s dead. I think it’s near the end of it’s useful …

 

Mini Skywalker

Mini Skywalker

Zachary has a few of these Star Wars mini-figures. This one is a mini Luke Skywalker. He looks so out of place when …

 

Carnation

Carnation

Tiffany got a carnation from the Volunteer Tea at MTS, the boy’s school. It was a little ‘green’ but has opened nicely now. Model: Canon …

 

Lettuce in the bin

Lettuce in the bin

We’re growing some lettuce in one of our bins at the back. I don’t think the weeds are this organized! Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:05 …

 

Spider on the siding

Spider on the siding

There might be one or two of these little guys on our siding. Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:04 20:30:35 ShutterSpeed: 1/80 Aperture: 8.0 MeteringMode: Partial ExposureCompensation: 0 ISO: 400 Lens: 55.0 – …

 

Air!

Air!

Zachary was getting air off the ramp this afternoon. It looked like fun! Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:03 15:12:38 ShutterSpeed: 1/250 Aperture: 8.0 MeteringMode: Partial ExposureCompensation: 0 ISO: 250 Lens: 17.0 …

 

Striped flowers

Striped flowers

Last Wednesday Zachary and I planted flowers in the urns in front of the house. Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:02 14:57:37 ShootingMode: Aperture-priority AE ShutterSpeed: 1/60 Aperture: 16.0 MeteringMode: Partial ExposureCompensation: …

 

Sparrow

Sparrow

I saw a sparrow surveying the cul de sac from his perch on the lamp-post. Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:06:01 06:52:19 ShootingMode: Aperture-priority AE ShutterSpeed: 1/1000 Aperture: 6.3 MeteringMode: Partial ExposureCompensation: …

 

Not hatched yet!

Not hatched yet!

This duck is still sitting on a nest of eggs. I’ve seen other ducklings around, but none of this kind so I’ll keep checking …

 

Dinner time!

Dinner time!

I saw these baby birds on our deck getting fed by what I assume is the mother bird. Model: Canon EOS 40D DateTimeOriginal: 2012:05:30 15:37:02 ShootingMode: Aperture-priority AE ShutterSpeed: …