I’ve never paid much attention to Arbor Day until this year. I knew it was a day to celebrate trees and to encourage people to plant them. 1,702 more words
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Grey Squirrels….vermin or attractive wild animals.
Grey squirrels have been part of the English countryside since the mid nineteenth century. Brought from North America they are a familiar sight in parks and gardens and probably the first wild animal a child gets to see and love in this country. 492 more words
A little less than thirty years ago, I was still fairly naive about yard landscaping. I was an ace on organic vegetable gardening, and I knew a lot about native plants, but I was mesmerized by all the glossy gardening magazines that demonstrated how we all should be landscaping our yards. 1,171 more words
It’s no secret that I am not the biggest fan of snakes. The messed up part is, is that I’m scared of them biting me. However, snakes bites happen way faster than any mammal bite would, and it probably wouldn’t hurt as much. 522 more words