First of all, yes, indeed Lizzie Beth Lendrum arrived here yesterday, and she is happily adjusting to her new home. The light is terrible today, so I’ll just keep her to myself for a bit longer!
Looks beautiful and majestic, right? Now our skies look like this:
Last year, we had no clue what these were. 50 or so of them would perch in the trees on the property in front of us. We finally got out the binoculars and a wildlife book. Our majestic flyers turn out to be…….
Not quite so beautiful and romantic sounding, huh? I think they follow the ice break up in the Mississippi River. They’ll be here about a month, then suddenly one day be gone. If you’d like a good picture of their mug only a mum could love, click here.