It's the most wonderful post of the year! It's longer than ever, chock-full of feathers, and some things with big eeeeears!! It's the hap-happiest posting of all! There are wee ones a-creeping, one that is sleeping, some big and some smaaaaaall! Here we are again, at my end-of-the-year post, the one in which I feature … Continue reading Critter Round-up 2021
It's time! It's time! The time has come for my annual critter round-up, the post in which I highlight some of the new and/or special critters we espied during the year and share what I think is an interesting Fresh Fun Fact™ (FFF™) about each of them. This year for the first time, a mollusk … Continue reading Critter Round-up 2020
When the thermometer begins to consistently top 100°F and the local weather forecaster announces in a completely deadpan fashion that a heatwave is coming, prompting me to yell at the TV "What?! So we all just combust, is that it?! I saw the signs in Death Valley! It can't get much hotter than this!" we … Continue reading Still Life: Them’s the Breaks!