Tuesday, November 08, 2005

Daily Farm Photo: 11/8/05


Did the Goblins get them?

Mother Nature places very few things in the forest that are bright white: freshly fallen snow, a few types of wildflowers, a glimpse of a cloud through the trees. If something white catches your eye at this time of year, it's most likely an unsightly piece of litter, like a styrofoam cup.

But the other day it was this Halloween balloon, hanging from a tree way back in the woods off the driveway and swaying quietly in the breeze. We don't get any trick-or-treaters out here.

Or do we?

© FarmgirlFare.com

9 comments:

  1. Wow, what a cool balloon! I've never seen one like that. Probably left over from the wild Halloween party the farm animal had while you were sleeping :)

    ReplyDelete
  2. Ooh, that's a little too "Blair Witch" for me.
    :D

    ReplyDelete
  3. That is kinda spooky and therefore perfect for Halloween. Too bad it's not one of those message-in-a-bottle balloons. Did anyone besides me and my siblings do that? You know, write on a balloon with a permanent marker, "If you find this balloon, please call ______. Have a nice day!"

    We were stoopid kids. I'd never let the girls do something that unsafe.

    ReplyDelete
  4. That is a cool balloon. Makes me wish that we had some for Halloween! Very egg-sac-ish.

    ReplyDelete
  5. That wasn't part of your Halloween decor? It is a really cool balloon!

    ReplyDelete
  6. It's a BEAUTIFUL balloon to be used all year round in my house to scare away all my spiders...but it would probably just attract them instead..anyway it's a beautiful balloon...

    ReplyDelete
  7. What a great balloon, though my litteman would probably be scared of it cause he doesnt like spiders.

    I enjoy looking at your pics.

    Thanks for stopping by my blog.

    Hugs Suz

    ReplyDelete
  8. Cool. I bet some wee little goblin was mighty upset when it floated away!

    ReplyDelete

January 2013 update: I know word verification is a big pain, but it's the only way I can stop the ridiculous number of anonymous spam comments I get every day. I don't want to require commenters to be registered Blogger or Open ID users because I know many of you aren't. Thanks so much for your understanding!

Hi! Thanks for visiting Farmgirl Fare and taking the time to write. While I'm not always able to reply to every comment, I receive and enjoy reading them all.

Your feedback is greatly appreciated, and I especially love hearing about your experiences with my recipes. Comments on older posts are always welcome!

Please note that I moderate comments, so if I'm away from the computer it may be a while before yours appears.

I try my best to answer all questions, though sometimes it takes me a few days. And sometimes, I'm sorry to say, they fall through the cracks, and for that I sincerely apologize.

If you're waiting for a reply to your comment and have a Blogger profile (it's free to create one) you can check the NOTIFY ME box that is below and receive all follow up comments to just this specific post via email.

I look forward to hearing from you and hope you enjoy your e-visits to our farm!