Fence Building

The barren front yard is starting to look different!  This spring we removed the massive juniper hedge in front of our house.  Check out this previous post if you want to see how massive and how ugly these junipers were! Here is a photo of them awaiting the tree grinder/chopper. We have left the front […]

Return of the Elm Seed Bug (Arocatus melanocephalus)

Again this summer, we are being attacked by the Elm seed bug.  They are everywhere!  They fly in circles in the garage, they drop down on you when you enter your house, they fly into the mashed potatoes on the table. But, they spend most of their time on my kitchen window, crawling around looking […]