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.
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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!