Here are some first garden flowers of the year…
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!
I get very excited when the first flower blooms of spring emerge, even if they are weeds like dandelions. It means warm weather is coming. It also means that more bugs start to come around again. As of late, I’ve seen ants, beetles, grasshoppers, caterpillars, butterflies, and moths. The butterflies I spotted this past week… Read More EARLY BUTTERFLIES & BLOOMS
We got some spring snow last night here in northern Arizona. I took a walk in the Ponderosa pine forest area this morning and got a few pictures. The good thing about spring snow is that it gives trees, grass, and flowers a little water that seeps slowly into the ground. Also, it can deter… Read More SPRING SNOW