I found these little caterpillars while I was cutting back some blackberry bushes. They seemed to be enjoying the sunshine and each other’s company. I believe the gray one is a Banded Tussock Moth Caterpillar and the yellow one is an American Dagger Moth Caterpillar.
“Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter.” ~Izaak Walton
These partridge peas which grow wild along our country road add simple beauty and cheerful color to the landscape.
“I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet simple things of life which are the real ones after all.” ~Laura Ingalls Wilder
This little squirrel was busy collecting nuts for a future snack. He paused momentarily for a couple of photos before scampering off behind the barn to bury them.
“Good things come to those who find it and shove it in their mouth!”
~ E. B. White (Templeton the Rat, Charlotte’s Web)
White pelicans at Reelfoot Lake State Park