Anne Abbott

11 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Follower | @AnneAbbott2014 | Keep up with Anne Abbott on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Anne Abbott”

Daddy Long Legs Myth

Have you heard this one?<p>Daddy-Longlegs are one of the most poisonous spiders, but their fangs are too short to bite humans<p>This tale has been lurking …

Zoology

Myth: Daddy-longlegs would be deadly but...

Myth: The daddy-longlegs has the world's most powerful venom, but fortunately its jaws (fangs) are so small that it can't bite you.<p><b>Fact:</b> That is a …

Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad with Fresh Walnuts and Pecorino

Brussels sprouts, sliced very thin, result in an unbelievably delicate slaw. If you have a really sharp knife and good skills, you could slice the …

Brussels Sprouts

the best site in the world about spiders, redbacks, huntsmen, garden orb weaver, funnel web, black widow, recluse, hobo spider, daddy long legs.

<b>Reply: It's not dangerous it's just a jumping spider - glen</b><p><b>12 November, 2010:</b> <b><br>Hi...our friend took this during the summer on his property. He's</b> …

Zoology

Lyssomanes viridis - Jumping Green Spider (Lyssomaninae) Aranha verde

A new, fragrant lavender that thrives in Southern gardens? | NOLA.com

In South Louisiana gardens, lavender is treated as a seasonal flourish -- if it's planted at all. It rarely does well in our hot, wet climate. After …

cauliflower and brussels salad

Oh boy, so we already know what a pest I can be, right? Well, yesterday I had the honor of running what should have been simple errands and yet each …

Palace Cafe's Shrimp Tchefuncte (Part 2: The Recipe)

Read Part 1: The Back Story<p>My good friend from graduate school, along with her husband and little boy, came to visit me in Pittsburgh last weekend on …

dobos torte

Last week, when it was ninety million degrees in New York City and all the sane people were cracking open fire hydrants, grilling on their roof decks …