All of which will mean that I will have to pull up my socks, and take on more responsibilities for getting the juniors to school, occasionally from school, and
So we packed the last weekend of the summer full of activities - the zoo on Saturday, where we saw all manner of animals as usual, including some surprising activity from the Dholes. Usually, they're just lazing around.
Junior #2 was very pleased see the Przewalski's horse foals, who are lurking around in this picture:
And there were those endearingly silly baby Ostriches, who were still eggs last time we were there. They're about three weeks old now, and the size of a bushel basket, roughly.
Plus I took the usual raft of photos of flowers and things:
And yesterday, off to Wonderland again where the two adults have discovered the water-slides... wheeeeeeeeeeee! Tag-teaming looking after the kids, and rushing off to the slides. It seems like a guilty pleasure, somehow.
Today, off to the local park and (I hope) relaxing at home a bit. Before all hell breaks loose tomorrow.
In other news, the hummingbirds have been around the back yard, as they often are for a day or two in early fall, loading up on nectar for the long flight to Mexico. And there's been a blue and white budgie joyriding around the neighbourhood, which is not something you see every day.