My husband attended a conference in Stirling, Scotland, last month, and I got to go along and just be a tourist. We stayed in a lovely old B&B called Kilronan House:
Later on, we moved to lodgings on the Stirling University campus. There was a beautiful lake in the middle of the campus, and I some happy hours walking around and taking photos of all the wildlife (Ok, confession time: this post isn't really about book arts at all. It's more about the fact that I'm a real softie where animals are concerned :)
Here is the lake:
and a sleeping duck:
And a tiny tree frog, who kindly, if somewhat reluctantly, posed for me:
A swan in the evening:
And a bunny, one of many, many, many, on the campus.
Can anyone tell my what kind of bird this is? It wasn't one I recognized: