Ambush Hunter

If you take a closer look at a flower….  either in the wild or blooming in your garden, you may find a little spider living on it. She will sit still and wait patiently for a prey to arrive. Once one comes near and she feels confident enough, she will quickly grab it and wrap […]

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5-star Hotel

Hello again, After a wonderful summer for both us humans and all of our non human animal friends, it is now time to start thinking about the change of weather ahead and to start preparing for it. Like the first migratory birds gathering to start their long exhausting journey and squirrels starting to hide their […]

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Ouch!

Dear friends, Yes, it happens to me too! Ouch!! The other day one of our neighbours thought it necessary to destroy a wasp’s nest in their garden. I wish people would look for alternatives first. The wasps did not understand. They thought I was just as guilty of the destruction of their wonderful home as […]

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Room Screen

Hello everybody! Recently I came across a brand new kind of movable room screen and knew it right away: I want one of those! Ordering one was the easy part. Finding the perfect pictures to send to the manufacturers for them to print on the double sided, tripartite screen was a lot more difficult. So […]

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Under Attack….

During our trip in Canada last month, we had a look at some houses to see what the opportunities are once we are landed immigrants. One “for sale” sign directed us to a beautiful open spot in the woods. A new house was built. It was quite nice. Immediately after we stopped the car, we […]

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