The green and the gray tree frog live in the forests and fields of south Louisiana. We have been fortunate to take photographs of both juvenile and adult tree frogs.
Okra is a favorite southern vegetable. We like it in many dishes and we even pickle it. Here's an easy to make appetizer using pickled okra, cream cheese and ham.
Information about the Spicebush Swallowtail and its larval and nectar plants are provided in this article. Many photographs of the butterfly and flowers by Y.L. Bordelon aka naturegirl7 illustrate the page.
Photographs of and information about red-bellied woodpeckers in southeastern Louisiana are featured in this article. They are permanent residents of our habitat and we have photographed them throughout the year.
Lablab purpureus or Hyacinth Bean is a beautiful, easy to grow edible vine. It grows in most climates and provides a quick and attractive screen with its lavender flowers and purple beans and stems. You'll find information about how to grow and eat Hyacinth Bean.
Luffa gourds are fun and easy to grow. The spongy interiors make great natural sponges for the bath or the kitchen. Young Lufas are edible and also called Chinese okra.
How to grow and cook mirlitons or vegetable pears.
Information about the life cycle, nectar and larval plants and photos of the Tiger Swallowtail are included on this page.
This article is about the habits and life cycle of the Carolina Wren that live in our habitat in southeastern Louisiana.
Photographs taken by the author take you into the life of a pair of northern Cardinal birds as they nest and raise young.
Louisiana abounds with reptiles, including snakes. We have photographed and studied some of the snakes that live in southeastern Louisiana.
Early spring flowers in southeastern Louisiana bloom in February. Come take a pictorial tour of our backyard habitat along the Tchefuncte River.
Motion Sensor Game Cameras are not just for hunters. Many photographers use these automatic cameras to scout good spots to take pictures. Moultrie Game Cameras are affordable and of good quality.
Child friendly Mardi Gras celebrations and books are featured in this photograph filled article about Mardi Gras customs in small towns in Louisiana.
Jayne Ann Krentz is a prolific writer of paranormal Romance novels. If you enjoy Nora Roberts, then you'll enjoy Krentz's Arcane Society books.