Well, all things must come to an end and there were no millepede sightings in my house last week, thus no Millipede Monday today. Here is a pretty little green lacewing I spotted on my deck railing, instead. In our house, we nicknamed these 'tinkerbelles' since they look like little fairy creatures. Delicate appearance aside,... Continue Reading →
I often have strange episodes of synchronicity in my life. Some of that, I am sure, is just the Aspie trait of pattern recognition causing me to connect details that are not anomalous but simply things that would go unnoticed by most people, so they seem significant even though they really aren't. Other times, though,... Continue Reading →
... At least until I run out of millipede encounters. This little guy was hanging out on a fake potted plant I have in my downstairs bathroom. Fake because our cats are jerks; one of them has since chewed on the 'leaves' of this plant, getting the last word (for now) in the ongoing human... Continue Reading →
... You find a baby snail on the wall. The kitchen wall. Inside. It was smaller than a green pea and almost transparent. And pretty adorable.
I figured I'd gotten all the mileage I was going to from #millipedeMonday but when I got home for lunch, I found one trapped under a glass that my partner had saved from Basement Cat1 so here you go. That's a spinner ring from Stimtastic in the picture, by the way.2 1As with the dogs, this is... Continue Reading →
I haven't dropped off the face of the earth, but I had a hard week and struggled to get through it. There was a lot of catching up to do at work because I'd been off for week, and my body chose the wrong time to crash on me. It sucked because I pride myself... Continue Reading →
So yesterday, when we got up and were getting coffee and feeding the animals, my partner suggested that we could head out to a local park we like to go to, and stop on the way at the new breakfast restaurant we had been meaning to try while we were on vacation. I was pretty... Continue Reading →
I was outside on the porch drinking coffee this morning and spotted this quirky looking little bug on my mug. I gave it a little nudge with my finger and it sprang a good four feet through the air, startling me as much as I must have started the bug. The bedroom painting odyssey continues...... Continue Reading →