A snail we saw in the rain on Sunday:


A shiny little bug that crawled on us in the garden today:

Bug 1 Bug 2

Something we decided not to eat (or smoke, or whatever it is that you are not supposed to do with strange fungus you find growing about the place):

Mystery fungus

And the cherry on the cake, or rather – the grasshopper (I think – I am no naturalist). This is amazing, look at the legs on this thing!

Updated to add (couldn’t seem to upload this yesterday) – a fluttery thing. I thought moths came out at night and butterflies were pretty, but this is neither. My feeling is that it is a confused moth, but as noted above I am no naturalist: