A Monarch Butterfly Project Last week I celebrated my mom’s 93rd birthday with her in LaGrange, IL. One of the projects she is involved in is growing a Monarch butterfly from the caterpillar stage through the chrysalis stage to the butterfly stage to release stage. The Monarch’s larva eats milkweed. According to Mom, her caterpillars were..
Last week we had our sprinkler system evaluated and repaired. The work involved getting a new control box that is now set to provide the lawn and plants with a daily two-minute water break. It’s summer and in Phoenix, that means that the Bermuda grass turns brown without water. But ours was actually worse than..