Before the Morning Dog Walk, I spied this plump orange and black bumblebee helping out the tomatoes:
The morning walk went in a new direction: toward the few Kauri trees on Alec's property. This tree was along the way:
above is a cedar, which make the right angle branches
Alec and Molly stand in front of the fairly young kauri tree
a view from the highest point on Alec's property
Molly en route to Kauri #2
poison bait trap for the rabbits, set near the papaya.
The practical over the organic...
replanted store-bought lettuce does not look like it will make it.
Near the end of the morning walk, we went by the green-surfaced pond. Dog took a mucky swim.
Alec had some book recommendations for us:
I know someone who would like to see the Airstreams in this book.
Actually, all the caravans are from the mid-twentieth century.
In the evening, we packed up for an early morning departure...