sure is pretty out here
It may be hot down here, but the South has its benefits, too (click for larger image):
Sara and I took the john boat for a paddle around the pond, and found this:
Here’s a better look at the flower:
A little grasshopper (at least I think that’s what it was) tried to escape from the boat, so Sara fished it out of the water with her oar. He will be rehabilitated and introduced back into society.
Oh, and here’s some garlic that grows in the yard. Yum.