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What Did I do with My Summer Vacation?

This is ridiculous! My last post right before this one has snow in it.

Right now it’s so hot that if snow showed up it would sizzle away. 220 more words


Tadpole update

The little jellyish tadpoles introduced in a previous post now have well-developed hind legs, growing front legs, and are beginning to look like tiny toads. And there is no such thing as too many toads, in my opinion anyway. 74 more words

Front Yard Gardening

In Praise of Pollywogs

To be at peace on Sunday, on a summer’s day with cicadas singing on the trees, not to be picking a fight with anyone–yes, this is good. 293 more words

Just For Fun

Tadpoles and a Raccoon Party

I was surprised one morning to find that the waterhole in my front yard had a bazillion tiny tadpoles swimming about.  They are tiny and many in number.   84 more words


Tales of Tadpoles

We have had a really unusual summer with lots of rain, and one of my neighbors found his horse paddock flooded. He started to pump it out, and as the water level fell he discovered tadpoles. 173 more words

Urban Homesteading