Grubs Enter the Gut-Brain Connection, While Almost Homemade Sunscreen Raises Alarms About Food Scrounge News

Thanks for your comments on our wild-domestic menagerie on the Creek. Today I did battle with roaches, sometimes euphemistically called “water bugs”. Hey, a roach is a roach. Did I tell you I once woke up with one on my face (this was in LA)? They are a fact of life in warm, humid locales. Roach photos are too gory for a G-rated site, so click on the Food Scrounge News tab for the latest information instead.

Roach control is not in their job description

Roach control is not in their job description


  1. Seriously nothing is in the resume of those two. I spent the first 18 years of my life dealing with family cats and I can see some clear traits in the cat world. L-A-Z-Y. Like me. Mind you our cats never had to deal with cockroaches. It never gets that warm round here.

    • Yes, lazy and very much “in the moment”. These two ignore cockroaches yet love to rip the wings off moths and nip the tails from lizards. If you can get away with laying around looking cute, why not?

  2. Aww! Those two are clearly leaving the roach-killing to the professionals 🙂

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