FullSizeRender 2we had some big laughs when MS3TK came to town.

FullSizeRenderi took this from my windshield. Cranbrook Institute of Science has amazing native species plantings all around the parking structure and buildings. It is really amazing. The butterflies and bees are in abundance.

IMG_2330Lebanese Squash. this is a variety that you will find stuffed with lamb or rice in Lebanese cuisine. i just sliced it and sautéed it in olive oil with salt and pepper and it was so good. this bed is crowded a bit and i’m afraid the bees had a hard time pollinating so i need to go in and cut back some big leaves and see if i can get a few more started.