From caterpillar to Sphinx

Previously I posted photos of caterpillars that have emerged all over our area. This is due to the beautiful green foliage growing from our near record breaking desert rains. Today I discovered the beautiful White-lined Sphinx moth that these fascinating caterpillars eventually become. I was more that thrilled to discover several hovering in the flowers…

Macro Monday Mystery…

I found this visitor on our screen door today and decided to take a few photos.  Then, I went outside and took a few from his back side.  I found it very difficult to get his entire frame in focus. When I looked up close, I was fascinated to see he looks furry! The photo…