the meanderings & musings of a (sometimes crazy) somewhat bohemian, country woman now residing in small town, ohio.
Wednesday, July 9, 2008
puffballs & wild turkeys
Here in the country one never knows what they might see walking up the road. Could be a deer, a fox, a pheasant, a coyote or maybe wild turkeys. These two turkey hens had youngsters hiding in the ditch across the road, some of which flew off when they saw me step out to get photos. I tried getting a shot of one or two in flight and didn't realize I had until I uploaded them.
Now, about puffballs. They are very fascinating things. I had never actually see one before, let alone tasted one...well, that is until the other day when Coop came up from the old barn bank with this one.
That baby was freakin' huge!
When I cut into it it was the texture and consistency of angel food cake, but...