Saturday, February 06, 2010

Fomenting Ferment

Nothing much to report critter-wise, but I have been brewing up some things... Check out my Fomenting Ferment post on my other blog.

While the tortoises have been hibernating, Mike has been...Mike. Superciliously soaking up what sun there is, deigning to allow me to run his baths, he is his usual self. Except that as the days slowly get a bit longer every day, his nostrils are just starting to show the faint rusty tint that heralds the coming breeding season. That and he's starting to check out my shoes again. He bit me four years ago, and two years ago. I'm hoping to not complete the pattern by getting chomped again this year.

Just in case you were looking for a photo, here's our boy...