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A Strange Visitor

I saw this little guy (girl?) with a funny butt in November but have no idea what insect it could be.


Loney Meadow Wildflowers

Off of Highway 20 in the sierras there are some PG&E lakes and some very tricky 4WD roads that take you to some spectacular areas. One of those is Loney Meadow, a hidden gem that was recently restored from cattle grazing. 148 more words

Now's the time for primroses

Fresh flowers can feel like such a luxury, and there’s no better time to indulge (for less!) than in January when primroses hit the grocery-store shelves. 133 more words


Beauty of Garden

Flowers have an expression of countenance as much as men and animals. Some seem to smile; some have a sad expression; some are pensive and diffident; others again are plain, honest and upright, like the broad-faced sunflower and the hollyhock. – Henry Ward Beecher