That’s Jake in the background “helping” me get the praying mantis off my neck/head/shoulders.


And I discovered where the quail were hiding.

And I discovered where the quail were hiding.


And I found another fat tomato worm.

And I found another fat tomato worm.


Found two others besides the one on my head.

Found two others besides the one on my head.


I was viciously attacked. That’s what I get for ripping out half the garden.

I was viciously attacked. That’s what I get for ripping out half the garden.


Avocado tree that my uncle planted ages ago. It’s taller than the house now

Avocado tree that my uncle planted ages ago. It’s taller than the house now


UncleP$ Pumpkin blossoms.

UncleP$ Pumpkin blossoms.


He won’t eat jello but he’ll eat raw fresh-picked okra happily.

He won’t eat jello but he’ll eat raw fresh-picked okra happily.


Found another sinkhole to China courtesy of the gophers. Incidentally they also have been systemically rooting up my parsley and onions.

Found another sinkhole to China courtesy of the gophers. Incidentally they also have been systemically rooting up my parsley and onions.


Snail caviar. I think.

Snail caviar. I think.