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Glimpses of Spring

I’ve been mulling over what to do with my nature blog. It has been about nine months since I posted anything there. I’m thinking of trying to import the content to Across the Page and include the occasional nature post here instead of maintaining a separate blog. It’s not that I’ve lost interest, only that… Read More Glimpses of Spring

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Bagged

See who was in our garden today, enjoying the shade under the beans and tomatoes. Thus my older daughter found yet another use for her butterfly net: We let the little guy go outside the (useless) fence. Looks like we’ll be needing a finer mesh fence!

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Monarch Farewell

Mike Monarch turned out to be Michelle, given the absence of black spots on the wings. She hatched today while we were out; we returned home to find her flapping impatiently in her countertop jar. We wish you well, lovely butterfly.