Deer and a Yellow-breasted Chat!

July 31, 2014 - The morning started at breakfast when we saw 2 young bucks in the woodland. Around 9:30, I was working at the computer...
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Juvie Ruby-throats and others in the Garden

July 30, 2014 - Young ruby-throated hummingbirds have been busy in the garden the past few days. Here is a young male, with a spot of re...
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American Lady and female black form of Tiger Swallowtail Butterflies in the Garden

July 26, 2014 - An American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis) was in the garden on Thursday, sunning itself in the mulched area by the pond. I...
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Seen in the garden on Friday, July 18, 2014

July 19, 2014 - I Meant to Do My Work Today by Richard Le Gallienne (1866-1947) I meant to do my work today— But a brown bird sang...
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Native Milkweeds and the Monarch butterfly

July 13, 2014 - I am not an expert, but would like to share what I've learned in recent years about Monarchs. Native milkweed plants (As...
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