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We love Monarch butterflies and every year for the past 6 years (minus Ava’s year) we have raised a few from eggs that were laid on the milkweed in our garden.   218 more words


Maybe My Milkweed Patch Is Sincere Enough!

Last Friday, July 24th, I went out into my backyard with a brick of suet for my suet feeder.  Something fluttering caught my eye, and it was a monarch butterfly coming around from the side of my house into my backyard!  317 more words


Lots of Eggs! {& babies--some cute, some not-so-much}

It may not be spring anymore in the Northern Hemisphere, but we’re still experiencing a spring-like baby boom on our property. The kids & I ventured up the road to a grassy ditch resplendent with Common Milkweed in search of Monarch eggs. 734 more words