Happy Earth Day! Earth day began in 1970. It is a day to celebrate support for environmental protections of the earth. It is observed worldwide, with 193 countries that participate. Go outside, appreciate and respect all living things this earth has to offer. Reduce, reuse, recycle!


Viola’s are early blooming perennial plants. They are mostly grown in the northern hemisphere and there are over 500 different species in the world. They vary greatly in colors. Here are a couple I planted in my garden.


The light is changing and the days are getting longer. Spring is always a great anticipation for being outdoors in warmer weather. I also look forward to the flowers and bugs to come. Here are some other posts and photos regarding spring: SPRING!& SPRINGTIME QUOTES