Two Stories About Opossums. Yes, Really.

I am a total city girl. I grew up in a suburb of Detroit. You don't get much more "city" than that.In the early years of our relationship, my husband called me "City Mouse." He, of course, was my "Country Mouse" counterpart, having grown up in a fairly rural town in Iowa.I went camping frequently as a kid, learned to shoot a bow and a gun, and ate venison rather than beef through most of my childhood, so I have a tiny bit of "country" in me. But for the most part, I'm not terribly wise to the ways of the world as far as gardening, farming, and animal habits go....more