Walking in our bit of the Sierra National Forest -- quite a few changes since only two weeks ago.
Liam, Kieron, Aidan and Patrick -- and that's one of the changes -- Liam came back from college last Sunday:
Some new life:
Dogwoods are blooming now at our 5000 ft altitude:
A snow flower:
Liam looking for ants.
I tried to photograph the ants but the camera simply ignored them:
However, the camera will acknowledge the existence of mid-sized dogs -- this is Frodo, though we think we ought to have called him Bombur instead since he got pretty barrel-shaped once he was past his first youth: