I just had to share this with you. While John was out having a smoke this morning, he called me out to look at this in the lake...
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It is, of course, a heron. We've been seeing him around for a few months now, but this is one of the first decent pictures I've been able to get of him. I'll have to play around with camera settings, I think.
Now, back to cleaning kitchen cupboards. We've been invaded by mice. John laid a couple of traps last night and caught two. They've left quite a bit of evidence of their presence, so everything in the pantry cupboard needs to be washed down with bleach. *sigh*