Of Hornets & Hummers Part 2

A couple of days ago, I asked for help regarding deterring hornets from a hummingbird feeder. A friend posted a possible solution on my Facebook page. (Have you “liked” it yet? You should, you know. We have fun conversations!) I had a...

Of Hornets & Hummers

I (we) have a problem. Hornets have found the hummingbird feeder. These guys are damned near as large as the baby hummer and our normally aggressively-territorial hummers are being chased away. Problem is, they both like the same thing …...

This, That ‘n T’Other

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted anything here so thought I’d catch y’all up on what’s been happening (which ain’t much): My surgery went fine and I’m recovering nicely (at least according to the...

AFK

In case you’re not up on the latest acronyms, that stands for “away from keyboard”. I’ve been rather quiet the last few weeks and am fixin’ to get even quieter. My shoulder is horribly painful and working/playing on...

Summer Solstice 2012

Summer “officially” begins this Wednesday, 20 June at 7:09pm EDT. I know all sorts of witches getting ready for rituals and the like, but not me. First, I actually welcomed summer about a week ago. My clue that it’s summer in my...

Follow Friday

Borrowing a phrase from Twitter, here. I follow a lot of blogs. I mean, a lot. Over 40 at last count. (That’s a lot to me.) I’m quite thankful for a reader that pulls them into one place via an RSS feed. Otherwise, I’d probably...

Herbs & Minerals

When I went to the doctor about my frozen shoulder*, they naturally took an Xray to ensure there was nothing wrong with the skeletal structure. Just by looking at it, you could tell my bones weren’t quite as dense as they ought to be. It...