We have had a pair of lizards peeking in our kitchen window over the past few weeks. Today one was so bold as to sun on the rim of a bird feeder. One of Nature's many interesting creatures!

We have had a pair of lizards peeking in our kitchen window over the past few weeks.  Today one was so bold as to sun on the rim of a bird feeder.  One of Nature's many interesting creatures!

We had a tulip poplar tree removed from our backyard because it was damaged by lightning.

We had a tulip poplar tree removed from our backyard because it was damaged by lightning.

These interesting mushrooms have been growing on the stump that we left to provide food and nesting for the birds. I think they are oyster mushrooms.

These interesting mushrooms have been growing on the stump that we left to provide food and nesting for the birds. I think they are oyster mushrooms.

The intricate design of spider webs is fascinating, this tiny creature was hiding inside a pot filled with zinnias.

The intricate design of spider webs is fascinating, this tiny creature was hiding inside a pot filled with zinnias.