Another Year…


Another year, another baby…

This darling newborn (above) belongs to the mother with the red tack.  A second
one (below) belongs to the horse with the blue tack.
They put on a nice little show for us and didn’t seem to mind my camera at all.  We were
lucky again this year to be in the right place at the right time and look forward to
seeing the little ones grow.

Tiny Prancer

There are three new babies down the road from us, one for each of the

beautiful buff-colored mothers to whom they stick so closely. 

When I went to the fence to take pictures, the mothers came to investigate,

hoping for treats that I did not bring…not knowing the rules about such things.

Quickly, the babies ran to catch up and their spirited gait made me think that,

had Elton John seen babies like these, “Tiny Prancer” would have been his


I love knowing that I don’t have to go very far for excitement.  Whether in the

city or the country, nature- or handmade, excitement really is all around us.

 And, wherever it is, there is no place like home.