An overdue update about an on-going garden project at school.
Missed Moments: A Whirlwind 2017 … In Forgotten Pictures
A longish re-cap of a busy year, in pictures.
Nearing The End Of Harvey
We're dry, but it ain't over yet.
The life cycle is complete.
Insect Investation: Monarchs and Swallowtails
Investation (noun) - 1. A harassing helpful or troublesome joyful invasion. ∞ When asked what some of your favorite things in the world are, chances are insects aren't among them. There are a few of you (who follow this blog) who appreciate my fascination with bugs, spiders, caterpillars, and all things small and weird. Welcome … Continue reading Insect Investation: Monarchs and Swallowtails
Been a long time coming, but the annual wildflowers are given reign over turf grass.
The Chigger: Looking For Love In All The Wrong Places
Yes, I'm the weirdo that took a picture of a 0.5 mm, running Chigger. Wanna see?
Io Moth, A Feminine Version
You saw the dude, now here's the dressed up dame. Ain't she perty?
Io Moth Emerges
∞ A few months back, an Io Moth caterpillar spun its cocoon while we watched through the plastic container in the kitchen. He started spinning straight away, and being one of the stinging caterpillar variety, I didn't want to handle him too much for photos. I've been hit by him before -- it really hurts. … Continue reading Io Moth Emerges
Nature Therapy: Wild Goose Chase
A break from the madness, we return to nature to heal our spirits and to chase some birds.