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weekly critter, June 1, 2017

June 01, 2017 - It's been kind of a busy week. I'm not sure what I've gotten done, besides recovering from filling 400 feet of trench, b...
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weekly critter, May 25, 2017

June 01, 2017 - Linda and I about worked ourselves to death last Friday filling in by hand over four hundred feet of trench at the obser...
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weekly critter, May 18, 2017

May 18, 2017 - It's been another brutal week working at the observatory. Not a cloud in the sky with temperatures in the low to mid 90'...
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weekly critter, May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017 - It's a beautiful but windy day here in Georgia. Supposed to be in the 90's this afternoon. I sure hope it doesn't make i...
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weekly critter, April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 - My web site now has over 16,000 hits. Woo-hoo. I'm supposed to be out working at the observatory today but it's about to...
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weekly critter, April 23, 2017

April 23, 2017 - It's been a busy week. Linda is finally feeling better and getting back to normal. I spent Thursday and Friday working o...
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weekly critter, April 13,2017

April 13, 2017 - It's a beautiful spring day here in Georgia. Warm weather, the trees are greening up the flowers are blooming and everyt...
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weekly critter, April 7, 2017

April 07, 2017 - It's that time again. I would have had the critter out yesterday but a micro burst hit during the wind storm yesterday a...
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weekly critter, March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 - I'm just about finished with the warm room. Put up trim, paint, lay carpet, install the AC and I'm ready to go. Linda sa...
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weekly critter, March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 - Linda and I finally purchased a new RV, it only took us two years. It's going to be a heck of change going from an 18 fo...
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weekly critter, March 18,2017

March 18, 2017 - I've been building a warm room on to my observatory and have had a friend helping me (more like I'm helping him) the las...
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weekly critter, March 9, 2017

March 09, 2017 - Well surprise surprise, the weekly critter is alive (mostly) and intent on being a little more consistent in the future.
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weekly critter, September 8, 2016

September 08, 2016 - I'm finally starting to do some 'things' around here again but it's been a rough month or two. I barely picked up my cam...
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weekly critter, August 11, 2016

August 11, 2016 - Linda and I drove to Florence SC this past weekend to meet up with her sister Laurie and her family. We had a vehicle we...
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weekly critter, August 4, 2016

August 04, 2016 - We finally had some rain in the area. Of course it had to come while I was at the observatory trying to mow the grass be...
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weekly critter, July 28, 2016

July 28, 2016 - I finally decided it was time to stop procrastinating, pick up my camera and get another critter out. I've actually spen...
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weekly critter, July 7, 2016

July 07, 2016 - I don't know about y'all but we've had some seriously nasty storms the last several evenings. We definitely need the rai...
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weekly critter, June 30, 2016

June 30, 2016 - Another week another critter and we're coming up on a holiday. July 4th is one of Linda and my favorite holidays. Lots o...
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weekly critter, June 24, 2016

June 24, 2016 - All four of the carolina wren eggs hatched and they look to be doing fine. It was 16 days from when the first egg was la...
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weekly critter, June 16, 2016

June 16, 2016 - Well, it's about time I got around to posting another critter. I was going to do it earlier in the week but a contractor...
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weekly critter, April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 - Everything went well for my sister and sister in law last week so Dan is a happy boy. It's been a tough couple of months...
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weekly critter, March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 - Spring in Georgia. It was 87 here on Tuesday and will be in the upper 30's Sunday night. Anyway, that's better than free...
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weekly critter, March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 - Looks like spring is here but I haven't been able to really enjoy it yet. I've been fighting migraines, taxes and doctor...
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weekly critter, March 4, 2016

March 04, 2016 - This has been a miserable week. My sinuses have been so screwed up I've been afraid to drive most days. At least that's...
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weekly critter, February 12, 2016

February 12, 2016 - My brother got married last Friday on Marathon Key. They had a pirate wedding. The guy that married them looked, dressed...
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weekly critter, January 7, 2016

January 07, 2016 - I think I'm finally thawing out. I spent early Wednesday morning (4a to 6:30a) finishing up observing the last few doubl...
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weekly critter, December 17, 2015

December 17, 2015 - We're having a nice rainy day. The perfect weather for the critter. I'm supposed to be doing an astronomy outreach event...
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weekly critter, November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015 - It's been another busy week but I'm getting stuff done. Now I just jinxed myself, everything that isn't broken will brea...
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weekly critter, November 7, 2015

November 12, 2015 - I know the critter is late, which excuse do you want? I think I spend more time keeping my computer working than I do us...
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weekly critter, September 10, 2015

September 10, 2015 - I'm sure y'all know that one of the keys to a successful relationship is communication. And that sometimes you have to r...
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weekly critter, August 20, 2015

August 20, 2015 - Linda and I had planned to take the R-pod and do a little camping this week. I finally figured out what the 'R' in R-pod...
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weekly critter, August 13, 2015

August 13, 2015 - It's been a busy week. I'm not sure what I've accomplished but I've been busy. The Charlie Elliott astronomy club hosted...
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weekly critter, July 10, 2015

July 10, 2015 - I finally got all the pressure washing done and the front door refinished. If it didn't move I pressure washed it. Now o...
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weekly critter, July 2, 2015

July 02, 2015 - It just never seems to end. Finished the kitchen then on to re-finishing the front door and now we're into pressure wash...
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weekly critter, June 4, 2015

June 05, 2015 - It's been another crazy week. It seems every time I turn around something's trying to hurt me. The last thing was on Mon...
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weekly critter, May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015 - I can't believe another week has gone by so quickly. Linda and I are both starting to feel better. Maybe most of the pol...
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weekly critter. May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 - I haven't done much in the way of photography (or anything else) this week because my allergies are still giving me fits...
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weekly critter, May 15, 2015

May 14, 2015 - The rest of the counter top is in and now the only thing left is to tile the back-splash and fix the floor. Linda finall...
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weekly critter, May7, 2015

May 07, 2015 - We've been having beautiful spring weather the last few days. It's even been clear enough that I could use the telescope...
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weekly critter, April 30, 2015

April 30, 2015 - Another week, another kitchen story. It turns out that to install the granite and include a nice curve in the corner tha...
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weekly critter, April 16, 2015

April 19, 2015 - What crazy weather. It was cold this morning. A few days ago the AC was running. We're getting closer to completing the...
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weekly critter, April 3, 2015

April 03, 2015 - Well, it's April already. Where does the time go. Everything here has turned a yellow-green...pollen. There is so much o...
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weekly critter, February 5, 2015

February 05, 2015 - I survived the astronomy outreach program we did at a middle school in Covington last Friday night. The teachers had the...
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weekly critter, January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 - It's been another busy week but I've about finished all my furniture projects. The only item left to make is a dresser....
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weekly critter, January 15, 2015

January 15, 2015 - Another week has already zipped by and it's time for the critter. Not that the weather has cooperated nor any time been...
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weekly critter, January 8, 2015

January 09, 2015 - We're just a week into the new year and it's gotten cold. Brutally cold for this part of the country (15 degrees). But w...
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weekly critter, January 2, 2015

January 02, 2015 - Happy new year. Do you believe it's already 2015. I didn't think I was going to get the critter out this week. Our ph...
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weekly critter, November 30, 2014

November 30, 2014 - I hope everyone had a happy Thanksgiving and that you ate way to much. Calories don't count during the holidays...right.
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weekly critter, November 14, 2014

November 14, 2014 - Where did the warm weather go? It's only November and we've been down into the 20's. It's still supposed to be t-shirt w...
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weekly critter, November 6, 2014

November 07, 2014 - I can't believe it's November already and we've had below freezing temperatures. What happened to fall. The kitchen i...
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weekly critter, August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014 - I've been getting excited about a copper metalworking class I'll be taking at the John C. Campbell Folk School in Septem...
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weekly critter, July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014 - The past couple of days have been beautiful. Low 80's and sunny. I could take that most of the year. I forgot to mention...
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weekly critter, June 6, 2014

June 06, 2014 - It's been a quite week, finally. I actually relaxed for a couple of days and read several books. I forgot to mention tha...
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weekly critter, May 29, 2014

May 29, 2014 - It's been another crazy week around here. We now have men with heavy equipment in the yard putting in a new drain field.
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weekly critter, May 14, 2014

May 14, 2014 - I had the 5,000th hit on my website last week. Not to shabby for a two year old photography site. I guess I need to star...
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weekly critter, April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014 - Well, it's that time of year again.......Madison Fest. Saturday, Linda and I will be running a free photo booth at Madis...
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weekly critter, April 17, 2014

April 17, 2014 - The temperature dropped below freezing Tuesday night. That's not supposed to happen. Linda was in a mad rush all afterno...
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weekly critter, April 4, 2014

April 04, 2014 - It's been another busy week without much time for photography. Seems like all I do is fix things around here. I was righ...
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weekly critter, March 14, 2014

March 14, 2014 - It's been an interesting week. The taxes are done, we found a kitchen counter-top tile we both liked, a friend and I fix...
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weekly critter, March 6, 2014

March 06, 2014 - It's tax time again. I'm not sure what else I'd be doing since its 38 degrees and raining again but I'm sure I could fin...
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weekly critter, February 27, 2014

February 27, 2014 - I haven't had a lot of time to take photos this week even though we had some pretty weather. It's amazing how life gets...
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weekly critter, February 20, 2014

February 21, 2014 - Crazy weather we're having. Teens last week and it hit 80 here yesterday. Not much going on here, just watching the olym...
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weekly critter, February 13, 2014

February 13, 2014 - I hope everyone still has power and is staying nice and warm. We actually got about an inch of snow. Of course it was si...
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weekly critter, January 9, 2014

January 09, 2014 - Its been another cold wet week. The temperature got down to 11 degrees one night which I don't remember happening here f...
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weekly critter, January 2, 2014

January 02, 2014 - Happy new year to everyone. We had a nice low key new years eve and both managed to stay up till midnight. I think ne...
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weekly critter, December 27, 2013

December 27, 2013 - Hope everyone had a nice holiday and is ready for a happy and healthy 2014. I know I am. We don't have anything planned...
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weekly critter, December 12, 2013

December 12, 2013 - It's been another busy week. I'm not sure what all we've done but it's been busy. I did make a batch of hotdogs, they're...
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weekly critter, December 4, 2013

December 04, 2013 - Ok, somebody fess up. How did it get to be December already? Not to much going on this week. It's been cold and now it's...
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weekly critter, November 21, 2013

November 21, 2013 - We survived last week (mostly) and had a blast doing it. I guess we're getting to old to have that much fun. The Boys an...
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weekly critter, October 31, 2013

October 31, 2013 - It's halloween again, already. Where does the time go. Next thing you'll know it'll be thanksgiving and on to a new year...
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weekly critter, October 7,2013

October 07, 2013 - We survived another Madison chili cook-off. Everyone told Linda that it was a nice festival but, once again, I wouldn't...
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weekly critter, October 3, 2013

October 03, 2013 - October in Georgia is probably my favorite time of the year. The weather has been beautiful. Cool mornings and warm afte...
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weekly critter, September 25, 2013

September 25, 2013 - There's not a lot going on this week except doctor's and attorney's appointments and rain. The doctor was happy with me,...
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weekly critter, July 31, 2013

July 31, 2013 - Well, it's the same old same old. I'm in the house sitting at the computer...and it's raining again. I think we actually...
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weekly critter, July 9, 2013

July 09, 2013 - It's been another wet week. I'm beginning to forget what the sun looks like except for the brief moments it comes out an...
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weekly critter, June 26,2013

June 26, 2013 - We're going to the birds today. The first shot is a tree swallow which is a new bird for me. The photo was taken at the...
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weekly critter, June 6, 2013

June 06, 2013 - It's been a busy week for the birds and me. Seems like all the chicks fledged this past week or two. We had two red bell...
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weekly critter, May16, 2013

May 16, 2013 - We had a week or two of beautiful weather and now it's heading to the upper 80's. Goodby spring. I decided to go ahea...
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weekly critter, April 9, 2013

April 09, 2013 - We had a nice trip to Florida, mostly. Crooked River state park near St Marys was beautiful. At least the parts we saw....
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weekly critter, February 12, 2013

February 12, 2013 - It's shaping up to be a very busy couple of weeks. I finally have a contract on my mother's house (woo-hoo) but there ar...
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weekly critter, January 31, 2013

January 31, 2013 - Its been one of those weeks but I won't bore you with all the details. Besides you'd probably bust a gut laughing (or cr...
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weekly critter, January 22, 2013

January 22, 2013 - I thought I would get the 'critter' out early this week in case windows 8 reared its ugly head again. Sometime between l...
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weekly critter, January 8, 2013

January 08, 2013 - Well, I got up this morning expecting to send out my weekly critter only to discover that windows 8 had struck again. It...
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weekly critter, January 3, 2013

January 03, 2013 - woho - we're into a new year. Have y'all made your new year resolutions? I've only made one new year resolution that I'v...
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weekly critter, December 12, 2012

December 12, 2012 - It's cold, rainy and I'm ready to either hibernate or move farther south. As most of you know, if it goes below 70 I'm n...
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weekly critter, December 4, 2012

December 04, 2012 - Where does the time go? It's already December. Linda and I are still way to busy (she much more than me). She is re-pain...
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weekly critter, November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012 - It's almost turkey day. I'm already salivating. Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, greens, creamed onions, cranberry sau...
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weekly critter, October 2, 2012

October 02, 2012 - Welcome to the new people on the 'critter list' including a couple of dear friends, Emily and Walt, who I've known for a...
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weekly critter, September 25, 2012

September 25, 2012 - Linda and I finally had time to go on a multi-night trip in the new RV. We packed up the dog and went up to cloudland ca...
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weekly critter, August 22, 2012

August 23, 2012 - We've had a good bit of rain lately and cooler temperatures. Not normal for August but I'll take all of these temperatur...
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weekly critter, July 17, 2012

August 16, 2012 - We're going to the birds today. Have you ever had a bad hair day? Then pull yourself up, clean up and get going. No,...
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weekly critter, July 2, 2012

August 16, 2012 - I figured I was late last week so I'd be early this week. Welcome to all the new people on my 'critter' list. As always,...
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weekl critter, May 24, 2012

August 16, 2012 - I imagine that everyone is getting ready for the long weekend. Three days of sun and fun. To much sun, it's supposed to...
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weekly critter, May 15, 2010

August 16, 2012 - Welcome to all the new additions to my 'weekly critter'. As always, if you do not want to receiver the weekly critter em...
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weekly critter, May 9, 2012

August 16, 2012 - We finally got some rain.....it's been weeks. The bluebirds, titmouse, wrens, house sparrows and red-bellied woodpeckers...
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