Ten Years Ago Today

Here’s a copy of a post from July 2, 2012. The photos were all taken within a few days of each other, during the crazy heat wave when temperatures were over 104° several days in a row.

Original post date: July 2, 2012    There will be a lot of guests in Bent Tree this week, including the kids participating in Youth Week activities. During the heat wave, take tips from the animals on staying cool:

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  1. Find a shady tree

    June 30, 2012 – Whew! It’s hot!

  2. Drink plenty of water

    June 30, 2012 – a refreshing cool drink

  3. Go swimming at Bent Tree’s beach

    June 27, 2012 – There is a little bit of irony to be found in this picture.

  4. Go wading in Lake Tamarack

    July 1, 2012 – Lake Tamarack

  5. Look for tadpoles at the spillway

    July 1, 2012 – spillway at Lake Tamarack

  6. If all else fails, stay indoors where it’s cool!

    July 1, 2012 – too hot to go outside