The news here about the fires in California would imply the entire place was turning into nothing but a blackened charred heap. Yes, there is a humongous fire. And yes, the water supply to San Francisco is under huge threat. But the big trees are just fine thank you very much.
Since given up coffee last week I’ve taken to crunching cardamom seeds, not the pods. Nope, them I open to get at the seeds.
The wasps, this last week are unbelievable in their sheer numbers, and everyone around is in the same boat. Jessy caught one but let go rapidly with a look of puzzlement on her face. She isn’t allergic to the sting that’s for certain.