Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Spring at last! It's really astonishing how quickly things start growing when the weather warms up a little and the snow disappears. Some of the usual plants and flowers are showing up at Beechwood already:

The creatures are out and about too, and if you get there early in the morning and stand quietly for a while you can often catch a glimpse of them:

(Don't get too close to that last one.)

April Fool!


Donwatcher said...

Is that last fella a heffalump?

Marnie said...

Yes. I believe they're distant cousins of the Snuffleupagus family.

Cup Plant said...

So... how early do you need to be down there?

Marnie said...

To see a heffalump it's probably best to be there before you've even woken up.