VOG: I had a customer tell me once that he thought ball pythons were miserable snakes because of the whole going months without eating deal -- he said he had one go nine months once, eat, and then go eleven months after that.
That's a pretty good idea though you're tweaking the feeding to get yours to eat more regularly. Makes sense, too.
Willow: I love frogs, toads, and tadpoles.
A love I developed young. I love what you have going on with them too (set up wise, I mean). Admittedly I've never seen yellow bellies, but they're pretty neat.