A) was achieved.
B) barely thanks to a mini heatwave that just so happened to take place the very same days of the trip.
I stayed at an Airbnb in Cornville set in a working ranch with a fair share of wildlife, including peacocks with warnings attached to them.
I think one of my favourite moments from the trip was a solo walk around the ranch with my camera. I think it might be a form of meditation for me.
And here are some images from the walk.
Had a lovely few days here unwinding and taking in the quiet. (And the wine.) And admiring the more star-studded night sky I have ever seen in my life.