With the super-hot weather this year, we’re seeing a lot more outdoor bugs. ::shudder:: But not all are gross, there are some I actually like. Like ladybugs, butterflies, lightning bugs and moths – even giant moths like this one; I have never seen one this big:
And then there was this interesting David-and-Goliath standoff on our window screen:
How about this crazy kamikazee bird?? Why on earth was he nose-diving to the ground???
And this gigantic leaf –
Normally we don’t want to see any critters on our home-grown veggies, but this cutie was more than welcome:
The gross bugs – yes I know they’re probably necessary evils but they’re still gross – have been awfully big, almost like the intense summer heat turned them into tropical bug sizes. When I see those I just screech and run away. Really!