Go with the flow

Bubbles appear on the surface of a small creek.

Earlier last week, there was some open water on the neighbor’s pond. However, colder weather has currently encased the pond in ice.


The sun is reflected in the ice on the neighbor’s pond.


Oak leaves are reflected in a thin layer of ice.

The moon was visible during several mornings this past week.


The moon in the morning

Sherman enjoyed the dusting of snow last week as he blended right in.


Sherman in the snow

Sadie loved trying to fish for ice pieces on the neighbor’s pond.



Meanwhile, there were more than 100 pictures captured on the trail camera. However, most of them seemed to be of one young deer who kept frequenting the mineral block.


One of this year’s fawns


One of this year’s fawns


(A Walk in the Woods contains photos from newsroom staffer Anna Applegate’s daily jaunts around her neck of the woods. Tagging along on the treks are dogs, Buford, Sherman and Sadie, and goats, Kyle and Kennedy. Applegate manages the Good Times and can be emailed at bigdogs.thederrick@gmail.com.)