This was a fun surprise! He was hopping along the grassy path behind an American Robin, and I kept sneaking closer until I could get him in a photo. However, branches ended up blocking the views in both. You can still tell exactly what beautiful kind of sparrow it is, and that is what counts.
Very weird water bugs
Had enough yet?
Indian Cucumber, not yet in bloom
Something about the position of this plant, with the other one behind it, made me think of graceful dancing ballerinas.
In the evening, Freddie and I took a walk around Breakneck Hill Conservation Land.
a good provider for the family
A gorgeous evening
Tufted Titmice apparently setting up housekeeping in this tree hole,
Bluebirds looked at it last year but never moved in. I looked inside but couldn't see anything.
Wild Columbine still in bloom
A quick turn through the woods revealed more than a dozen ladyslippers emerging, but only one pink bloom fully out.
just coming into bloom
Where did the time go? The sun set as we headed back to the car.