Tag Archives: Monarch butterfly

Standing in a Cloud of Monarchs

On the weekend of September 8 and 9, we got lucky here on the Ohio shore of Lake Erie. I’d thought it was going to be a good weekend to hunker down indoors with coffee and a good book, and … Continue reading

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Witness to First Flight

Today is the continuation of the story I began in my last post, about raising my first Monarch butterfly. ¬†On the evening of August 18, I noticed that I could see the butterfly’s wings through the chrysalis, so I knew … Continue reading

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Becoming

Did you miss me? I didn’t intend to be away from the blog for this long, but my big move to Ohio has been all-consuming for the past couple of months. I’m happy to say that I am settled in … Continue reading

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