Day: April 19, 2014

Watch Your Step!

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIt has arrived … ‘spring’ … as in ‘springing up everywhere’!
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIt seemed that leaves were literally popping out of their seed pods while I watched.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASo strange – and lovely at the same time – that only two weeks ago this was under knee deep snow. I found today I was treading lightly …  and slowly … no squashing allowed!
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe first crocuses were out…
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA… as were the Steele’s honey bees.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe tulips were reaching for the sunshine.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA We planted a whole new crop last fall … the squirrels helped move a few around! 😉
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe dog toothed violets are peeking out of the hillside despite the donkey paths.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAAnd ‘Columbine Hill’ is going to be a riot of colour in another month.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAEven the mosses are spreading their wings.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIt’s finally here …  the budding of spring! Happy Easter everyone!