Random Raccoon. He is part of the night cleaning crew. They do a good job, generally.

It’s been long enough since the last time we had chili to make another batch. This was pretty good. I have to tread lightly with my preferred seasonings because Mrs J will complain.

I’m surprised that starlings have been as scarce at the feeders as they have been.

The Common Flicker is teasing the bright yellow found on its belly and undersides of the wing and tail feathers.

The whitetails are another component of the night custodial staff.

Another bowl of pork noodles made with the broth concentrate. I’m getting better at presenting the soft boiled eggs in these soups. I’ve been cooling the timed eggs in ice water and then peeling them. I put the whole egg into the bowl and then cut it right there. Those were steamed 7-minute eggs.