Every morning (well most every morning, anyway) Ellie, the dogs and I take a hike around our neighborhood in the Uinta Mountain foothills. She sits in her Kelty Kid Carrier, and I proudly pack her stumble-trippin’ through the woods and streams. We really enjoy this time when it’s quiet, and sometimes we even see the [...]
Another cold and wet storm moved through last night, leaving a blanket of early October snow in our canyon. This morning at dawn I heard what sounded in my dream like Ellie yelling “heyyyy”. When I woke up and looked outside I saw several mule deer, with one fawn yelling because it couldn’t reach the [...]
The other morning there was a mule buck with 8 points eating a plant on the steps, right out side our bedroom window. I watched him from 4 feet away through the screen. There was another mule deer playing with Ellie’s swing at the same time, in the moonlight.
The buck eating the plant looked [...]