Category Archives: Personal Thoughts And Questions

New Posts Are Coming. I Promise

I know I haven’t posted much lately, but I have some exciting things to share over the next few days!  I’ll be sharing information on my new Purple Martin house that I hope to put up, a crazy Monarch butterfly chrysalis that’s attached to my back door, my new indoor gardening hobby, and last, but […]

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Butterfly Movie Review: Metamorphosis: The Beauty And Design Of Butterflies

I just bought (and watched) a new movie called Metamorphosis: The Beauty And Design Of Butterflies and thought I’d provide a little review. This is one of the best Butterfly movies I have seen.  The incredible detail in the video is fantastic!  It is also very educational.  One of the main reasons I purchased this […]

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Let’s Talk About Monarch Butterflies And Hummingbirds

Despite our continual, record breaking heat a drought, I really love this time of year when the Ruby Throated Hummingbirds are migrating through, and sometime soon, the Monarchs will pass by on their to their breeding grounds in Mexico. I’ll start with the Hummingbirds.  I love seen this birds jousting for nectar each morning and […]

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I Apparently Became Interested In Butterflies Starting In 1969

I’ve got some really interesting, but personal, information to share.  I generally don’t share a whole lot about my personal life, but this just seemed so interesting I’ve decided to do it. A little background.  I remember my mother had a Butterfly business when I was a very young child.  I don’t recall many of […]

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Cataloging My Butterfly, Birds, Wildlife, And Gardening Books

I’m a little challenged right now with photography.  It’s so dang hot and humid that I just haven’t been in the mood to go outside to take pictures.  Even when I do go outside to take a quick picture, my lenses get so fogged up from the humidity that I completely miss the shot. Fortunately, […]

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My New Year Resolutions

I thought I’d take a moment before heading off to bed (I actually stayed awake past midnight this year) to write about my New Years Resolutions. First, I really want to become a better photographer.  As I look over my photographs over the last year, I can see that I am improving, but my composition […]

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