Month: July 2009

Summer Invasion…. Spiders, Praying Mantis, Oh My….

This summer, like last summer, you have to be really careful when you leave our house. We don’t spray for spiders, because it also kills the good insects. We have had a lot of lady bugs, and other good insects in your yard as well. But you also have to take care, because you find some that people find a little less friendly.

Along with the invasion of the spiders, we have had a lot of long legged friends as well. We have found hundreds of praying mantis in our yard as well. How many can you find in the …

Men… who possess hidden wisdom, are freed from common rules.

I am currently reading the book “The Magician’s Nephew” by C.S. Lewis. And there is a couple of quotes that I want to talk about in the book. Yes, I know it is a work of fiction, but it also holds some truths. The first quote is where Digory is talking to his Uncle Andrew. His Uncle Andrew makes this comment in Chapter Two – Digory and His Uncle.

“Oh, I See. You mean that little boys ought to keep their promises. Very True: most right and proper, I’m sure, and I’m very glad you have been taught to do