The neighbors pine shares needles, cones, and shade.
The tiger stripes of a snail's shell are beautiful to me.
My lizard buddy is looking bright this morning as he sits on the rock in the dappled sun.
Some years, the house finches build their nests on the nesting platforms on the eaves of the porch. This year, only the mourning doves nest there, and the house finches have nested in other yards. But they still view our garden as their nursery, and so once the fledglings leave the nest, as the first… Continue reading Home for a House Finch
A young goldfinch can cause quite a racket in the garden!
Happy Earth Day from all of us at Toad Pond Garden!
The garden is home to many of our best friends: the lizards, birds, butterflies, and mice!