Future wildflower area, and something’s missing

After breaking the lawn mower in the strip along the road, I finally got back to it, today. Here is how it looked before I started, from each end. I suppose one good thing about the drought conditions is that this area has never gotten overgrown. There were saplings starting, so I went over the … Continue reading Future wildflower area, and something’s missing

Sitting pretty, and an update on the unpleasant stuff

I was just heading back into the house after a quick version of my morning rounds, when I realized I was being watched. The Potato Beetle was all tucked in! For those who are new to this blog (welcome!), one of the things we did to help the yard cats over the winter, was create … Continue reading Sitting pretty, and an update on the unpleasant stuff