A Photo a Week Challenge: Changing Seasons It was such a warm winter -- with no snow at all -- that spring is arriving without the usual fanfare. I don't know how well out "outside" flowers are doing because I don't go out. I can tell the season is changing because the birds are beginning to … Continue reading BIRDS, BEES, FLOWERS, POLLEN, AND A VIRUS – Marilyn Armstrong
Let The Sunshine In, Rich Paschall Now that Spring has officially arrived, we are thinking more about enjoying the sun. You may have told someone that "You Are The Sunshine Of My Life" or that you wanted to share the "Sunshine Of Your Love," but you may be looking at this differently than we are. … Continue reading SPRING HAS SPRUNG – RICH PASCHALL
The Changing Seasons, February 2020 It has been a dreary February. To be fair, February is usually dreary, though it normally gets more snow. We didn't get any snow in either January or February which is a record for the past 100 years. We did, however, get a lot of rain, so at least we won't … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS, FEBRUARY 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong
The Changing Seasons, January 2020 This hasn't been a normal January. We had no measurable snow and only 4 out of 31 days have been lower than average January temperature. Every other day was higher than average bringing this month in as the third warmest recorded. Most of my pictures this month were birds. Without snow … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS, JANUARY 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Spring Scenes and flowers of the day We don't have much of a spring season here. It tends to stay cold until suddenly in May, the leaves pop out of the trees and everything blooms during one, sunny midday. The process takes just a few hours. It's amazing. One year, it … Continue reading SPRING IN THE VALLEY – CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE – Marilyn Armstrong
The Changing Seasons, December 2019 The weather has definitely become an issue around here. We got some snow at the end of November and then again at the beginning of December. That appears to have been winter. Since then, we've had heavy rain, a week of bitterly cold days, a few light dustings of snow, … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS, DECEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong
We recently had an ice storm where I live, which knocked out our satellite dish and made the roads hazardous to drive on for a while. But the next day, the ice-covered trees and bushes around the house created a fantasy winter scape, which I want to share with you.