Gila's Place

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Missing my window to nature | images
I love my new home, and yard, and yes, there are critters here. But I miss terribly my office window, back in my Missouri woods. Back where I had all day interaction …
Spider plant, Chlorophytum comosum, is one of the most common houseplants | images
Spider plant, Chlorophytum comosum, is one of the most common houseplants. They are easy to grow, require minimal care, and grow quickly. Plants can get as large as three feet wide, and …
This year’s marigold show | images
My friend Parley showed up early this spring with a handful of what he thought were tomato volunteers. There was actually one tomato but the rest were marigolds. They came out orange. …
Coulterville Lady Eagles- Junior High take regional championship two year running | images
I wasn't off work in time to make the beginning of the game, but when I walked out of my door and heard the crowd screaming from blocks away, I know there …
The garden
I never dreamed this little garden would draw so much attention but I am pretty sure at least half the town drives by to check it out. Some stop to chat about …
Mooshine Xpress | images
Not trying to break into music photography but the guys were really lacking in promo pics. A band has to have promo pics for posters and announcements and all sorts of stuff. …
Flaming Fountain Amaranthus | images
Class: AnnualFrom seed to garden: 6 weeksGerminations: 68-75 Degrees FahrenheitGood Cutflower: YesHeight: 42 inches Amaranthus are annuals, grown from seed or seedlings, planted in late winter or spring (after frosts have passed).They …
The kids were by…
https://gilasplace.zenfolio.com/p565299088/ea5e4747b The kids came by for a few days earlier this summer. I was busy in the yard and they wanted to play in water. No pool yet, not even a wader, …
My evening deer
One of the great things about moving back home has been the ability to jump in the car, on a nice summer evening, and take a good old fashioned country cruise. I …
Late evening discovery on a country cruise
It was almost too late to be taking pics but it was a hard day and I was due for a good cruise. So Lisa and I headed out in search of …
The straw bales might just be a thing
For weeks the neighbors have driven by my house wondering just what on earth I am doing in my backyard. They stop right in the middle of the street to have a …
A visual guide to succulents
*Found on social media. I don't know who to credit but I would like to thank them.
Claire and Hunter’s 2021 Prom | images
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Nate’s benefit pics
For those of you who came out to Nate's benefit at Time Out, thank you. A good time was had by all. I even managed to win a tenderloin. https://gilasplace.zenfolio.com/p644803473/e98b5d195
One in every crowd
Ya'll know I can't go anywhere that I don't find a furry friend. This guy was so sweet and adorable I wanted to bring him home. Fortunately, his owner adores him too, …
Birds of a feather
My new neighbors
I'd seen what I thought was a dog running through the field earlier in the day but I wasn't expecting what Romey and I saw during our walk. It wasn't a dog. …
Bagworm Moth Caterpillar from Reddit
Image: Reddit This is the bagworm moth caterpillar. These little creatures spend most of their lives collecting twigs of varying sizes to create homes for themselves that spiral up. – Reddit
Back in the Ville with cotton candy sunsets and geese
I'd forgotten the beautiful sunsets here. They are sometimes quite breathtaking. (Click for a larger view)

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