Stilt Bug

Category : Animals and Spiders

Stilt Bug

Stilt Bug

Buggie of the Day – this is the stilt bug. It’s tiny, maybe 1cm total in length, and enjoys relaxing on St. John’s Wort in the summer.

Wood Frogs in Sutton

Wood Frogs in Sutton

The wood frogs are out! The wood frogs are out! These guys are just so cute :). Bob rescued this one when he was mowing. They are generally smallish, brown,

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Feeding Tadpoles – What does a Tadpole Eat?

Feeding Tadpoles – What does a Tadpole Eat?

I adore tadpoles. Simply adore them. A schoolteacher friend of mine brought tadpoles into her classroom and then, when the school year ended, wasn’t able to keep them. I would of course not let those innocent tadpoles perish! So I took them home with us and we raised them into frogs

The Hummingbirds are Back!

The Hummingbirds are Back!

Hurrah! Hurrah! The ruby-throated hummingbirds are back! Every year pretty much exactly on May 1st, the hummingbirds fly to my front office window and hover there. They wait for me to come out and hang my feeder.

tiny little yellow running crab spider

tiny little yellow running crab spider