Spring is officially here, it may not feel like it in some places, but it is psychologically uplifting to be in the actual season. Read SEASON OF OPTIMISM. Robins are often considered a spring bird, but the fact is they are around all year. They just stay in the trees more when the weather is… Read More SPRING!


Ice is a solid form of water that can be transparent and brittle. It is considered a mineral, as a mineral is defined as a solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence. Ice crystals are solid ice arranged in a highly ordered microscopic structure. Here is a photo from my morning walk…