I love bugs!

I love—er, tolerate—er, appreciate—yes, appreciate bugs, insects, and all manner of creepy crawlies. When I was a little kid, I used to kick over those little ant mounds that appear on the cracks in the sidewalk, when one day it hit me: those little, tiny ants worked really long and hard to build that mound! I tried to convince my …

The Big Tree

The Big Tree has limbs that are so heavy they touch the ground. It worries me that they could split off in a big wind or a rain that lades the branches more. They are heavy with pecans, and otherwise the tree looks quite happy. We have had a pair of local certified master naturalists come and look; they referred …