Thursday, January 23, 2014
this is a really, really bad idea!
ANTS! NEVER stay where you put them.
Right now I am battling ants who decided to come in and live behind the
There are all sorts of remedies but many would not do well slurped up by the world's biggest
Labrador. Finally decided cayenne pepper in the track of the slider where they were coming in.
No, no, no, no I told the dogs as they taste tested it. Once.
Did it work on the ants?
The next morning the ants were doing a conga line dance across the cayenne pepper.
I broke down bought traps and taped them down. The ants wander around with absolutely
no interest in the Invitation to Death traps beckoning them.
Finally I made myself comfy, got the snozzle of the vacuum ready and vacced them up
as they exited the back of the dishwasher (I attempted to block the area with cream cheese (don't
ask) mixed with cayenne pepper. They ate it. So I am left with physical attack.
I haven't had so much *fun* since The Snake Incident
story about the potential disaster here