A few weeks ago I was out in the yard trying to get some things cleaned up, weeds pulled, leaves raked, etc. It was a gorgeous day.
These gourds came right out of the compost pile in the backyard:
I pulled out a ton of weeds, but I left the pokeberry, in case some passing Cedar Waxwings happened to stop by:
I've got a few other great photos from our visits to Iroquois and Montezuma National Wildlife Refuges from the same weekend. And shots of the dinner party we had this past Sunday. I'll get to those eventually.