Tag Archives: Monarch Butterfly

New Life

I have a nursery of Monarch butterflies in my backyard, all because of the milkweed plant that I planted in 2012.  The plant has grown quite large and in April/May I had 35 cocoons scattered on posts, railings, walls, chairs, … Continue reading

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More about Monarchs

I’m still here, but feeling a bit reclusive instead of outgoing. I am engaged in life but in a quieter way and I just accept this current cycle.  On the bright side, I saved a butterfly’s life!!!  And, I was … Continue reading

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Sunflowers and Other Tidbits

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted… and it’s been awhile since I’ve painted.  Remember all the little watercolor sketches and the joy energy? I thought I would write some updates to my life. Update #1:  Organizing at a feverish pitch, … Continue reading

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Metamorphosis

June 2013: Metamorphosis of a Monarch Butterfly Friday, June 14: Several ravenously hungry, black-yellow-white striped caterpillars have been devouring the Milkweed plant in my backyard for several weeks.  (wish I had a better photo) Saturday, June 15: One of  the … Continue reading

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