Two for Tuesday
Tuesday’s No. 1:
Our very first homegrown potatoes. They’re gigantic. And the kids made an observation I absolutely adore: “Have you noticed how the stuff we grow tastes better than anything?” Why yes, yes I have noticed. Life lesson #6,402: Hard work, patience and a tiny bit of pride in the production of things has a mighty fine flavor that is easy to savor.
And now I present Tuesday’s No. 2:
Forgive me … but he found this one near the big rock at the top of the driveway. And then he found another in the ditch. And then of course there was a baby in the flowerbed, so he says.
It’s a garter snake … harmless and helpful.