Age comes with wrinkles

Age comes with wrinkles

As hard as rock

This is a desert plant from Mexico. The botanical genus is Ariocarpus and it’s classified as one of the cactaceae (argh … those botanists/taxonomists… 😉 ). anyway this succulent plant is as hard as rock and in its natural habitat it’s already happy with one annually flood rain. When it’s dry for a longer period …

Lazy dog day

For Rits, our dear lab, every day is nowadays a lazy day. According to human reckoning he’d be 84 yrs of age. And yes; the elderly deserve their rest.

Bird on the stoop

Our labrador is 12 yrs old and that equals the human age of 84. As can happen with very young and very old people food particles are dropped around and every morning there is always one smart bird looking for residues on our stoop (the South African word for verandah). The bird comes in very …