Tag Archives: Butterflies

How Attracting Wild Bees and Butterflies to Farms Can Save Farmers Money

Well written and interesting article from author Richard Conniff ~ “Luring local pollinators to farms can pay for itself in four short years, according to a new study. Right now in Washington and Oregon, 380,000 honeybee hives are at work … Continue reading

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Rainbows and Butterflies and Unicorns, Oh My

I was thinking, instead of the rubber duck race for charity maybe we could instead get together and make rainbow cakes. I found this wonderful pinterest board that specializes in todays wonderful kinder gentler Good Morning Gloucester Theme- Rainbows and … Continue reading

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Beauty in the World

When I came back from meetings this afternoon, I learned the Good News that it is Butterflies, Unicorns, and Rainbow Day on GMG!!! I had already scheduled the Homies post, but thought to squeeze in another to celebrate this special … Continue reading

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Pretty little butterflies

Butterfly bush and Sedum

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The Latest From Kim Smith- Butterflies of Massachusetts

I wanted to share with you a fabulous new resource—the Butterflies of Massachusetts website. Created by Sharon Stichter, Butterflies of Massachusetts “offers a comprehensive review of the current status of butterflies in the state. It is designed as a resource … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It! Kim Smith Updates With The Great Spangled Fritillary

Dear Gardening Friends, Events and projects have kept me from writing these past few weeks. Design work and the start of the new school year have played a part, however, what has really kept me away is that I am … Continue reading

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Red-spotted Admiral Butterflies

Kim Smith Writes In- Kim Smith must have the patience of an angel because her butterfly photos are astounding and beautiful. She writes and has many more pictures of the current butterflies chilling in her garden at her blog- http://kimsmithdesigns.wordpress.com/Continue reading

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Happy Spring!!!

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Swatting Imaginary Butterflies

The Bean had her first Swatting at Imaginary Butterflies lesson yesterday. I’d call it a tennis lesson but she probably inadvertantly hit more imaginary butterflies than tennis balls. I call ‘em like I see ‘em.  Hopefully I’ll never be one … Continue reading

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