Tag: monarch butterflies
Updates and notes, August 11, 2008
I’m back from the beach, and had a wonderful time and perfect weather the whole week. I love reading on the beach; there’s not much that’s more relaxing than lying in a beach chair, reading a book, listening to the surf, smelling sand and salt water and…
Where are the monarchs?
My family is obsessed with monarchs butterflies. Every summer, we collect monarch eggs and raise them to adulthood, at which point we release them. We have a butterfly garden, where we can observe the monarchs and other butterflies in their natural habitat. My husband even wrote a book in which…
Monarch buttefly deforestation
Anyone who knows me, knows how important the monarch butterflies have been in my life. My family started raising monarchs together as a family project six or seven years ago, and every summer we search for monarch eggs, nurture them through all the stages, and release the butterflies. These little…