A Spider at Breakfast

The underside of a spinach leaf makes a fine place for a spider to guard her egg sac, right up until the leaf arrives on the kitchen cutting board just before breakfast:

Spider guarding egg sac
Spider guarding egg sac

We deported her (and her incipient family) to the flower garden just outside, wished her well, and continued with breakfast.

4 thoughts on “A Spider at Breakfast

    1. Auto correct wrong again that was intended to be pisaurina mira

      1. Thanks for the ID! It’s always good to have a name for things found around the house … [grin]

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