Today is a red letter day for Tomatilla! I am now able to upload photographs and so I will do so. I have already put in three pictures – one each of the pilau and red dahl mentioned in the last entry and then I put the glazed lemon cake from February in as well. But since you can’t wait, here’s one I took today.

Photo of Duck Family copyright 2004 Owen Linderholm

Jan heard this family cheeping away from where she was working and tracked them down to where they were trapped in our narrow side yard. Since one of the neighbours has a murderous cat, she gently herded them to a safe spot and called me. I was picking up kids and running errands but eventually we all got there and working as a team neatly herded them all back down to the creek where they were a LOT happier…