Thursday, June 28, 2018
All of these were snapped in the garden over the last week or so. Above is a young female Dot Tailed Whiteface, the male of which was...
Sunday, June 3, 2018
Out to the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens this weekend. It's a couple of hours south of us and in what will be a very very busy touris...
Friday, May 25, 2018
(A Different) Kinda Blue
We have planted 3 raised beds in our new yard in Maine. The soil here is free draining and sandy, thanks mostly to Maine's glacial geol...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
An Old Box and It's Contents (and Discontents)
I found this old handmade box today while tidying. The bottom is decorated with hand cut rubber stamps and the lid with a geometric design ...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
“Hairy Iopas, says the citizen”
That strange oath from the Cyclops episode of Ulysses has always puzzled the hell out of me. But it's very striking. Unconnected by a...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Snapped this yesterday while walking into the village. My first blue in Maine. It looks like a Spring Azure. Then today , while makin...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
After yesterday's metallic foreigner comes another new one to me. This is the Bumble Flower Beetle (Euphoria inda) one of the flower sc...
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