‘Arb Sightings’ Category

Fall yardwork stirs up hornet’s nest

    Most people don’t take kindly to finding wasp nests around their yard, but I find that they make for a convenient excuse for going in the house, pouring a nice glass of iced tea, and watching the end of the football game. In fact, if you’re really lucky, you’ll find one of those […]

Accipiters shake things up at winter gatherings

  Oh, the stress of being a good holiday host. It’s so hard for a host to relax when there are so many things to worry about:  Will my guests find the place alright? Will they like the food I am serving? Will they be viciously attacked and eaten? And, as Martha Stewart will tell […]