Wake-up call

I woke up around six in the morning, to deep-voiced bleating outside the car. It turned out to be some visiting sheep. I love to look at lambs when they’re this small and cute.


(I prefer older lambs served with gravy…).


Reading with my little celebrity

Meet Quasimodo: the peerless parrot, cheese-thief, book critic and noisemaker, who’s been making a splash on Tumblr (400+ notes so far, and no, it’s not the blog I mentioned before):

Cockatiel with a Kindle

Now that the days are getting longer, it will only be a couple of months until he begins to wake me up at 5 in the morning.

Cockatiel with a Kindle

The famous image:

Cockatiel perched on a book