Category: Seasons

Mosquito Season

It’s summertime, and you know what that means: attack of the mosquitoes! Other names for the mosquito are gallinipper, katynipper, gabber napper and galliwopper. A quote from the 1906 book The Parson’s Boys asserts that gallinippers are so-called “because at

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Spring is here! Ants-yikes!

Spring is here and you know what that means!  Ants!  Ants are the hercules of insects able to lift up to a hundred times their own weight.  Ants stay busy all day scrounging for food, digging tunnels and tending to

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