Like this snapping turtle Talia found in the front yard (that after taking this picture we got a shovel and gently helped over the fence):
Or this frog my fearless girl caught at her uncle's house:
Or this one she found outside of the garden at my parent's:
(Have I mentioned she loves animals? She was careful with them and put them back. And washed her hands.)
The rain has taken what I've planted from this:
To this in just a few weeks!
I love growing things and the rain that nurtures them. I know that soon this rainy season will end and the leaves will lose their spring green and transition to a hardier dark green for deep summer. It's nice to see the seasons up close again!