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Fact vs Fiction: Yellowjacket

FICTION: Yellowjackets are a type of bee.FACT: Yellowjacket is a common name…


I tried to return to the wetlands today, but a insect pollen party blocked my path. I didn’t want to invade their gathering any further, so I lingered on the scene for a few moments and went back home.


Day 25: Wait, there's more?

So , here’s a story.  Today just happens to be my husband’s and my 10th wedding anniversary.  We decided to spend the day with our kids and go on a light hike in… 763 more words

Yardwork jacked me up

On this day last year, I mowed my last lawn.

It wasn’t by choice, either. I have a doctor’s excuse. A couple of them.

We’d just picked up our son at the end of his first week of kindergarten. 1,422 more words

Bald-faced Fliers

When I was growing up I used to sometimes see these huge black and white hornets which were bigger than my thumb (although I guess my adult thumb is bigger).   361 more words


Honeybees, Wasps, or Yellowjackets?

It’s that time of the year again when we get lots of calls to remove flying insects that are actually yellowjackets or wasps, and not honeybees. 24 more words

Honey Bees