Category Archives: Spring

A little domesticated spring.

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Spring progresses slowly… like democracy.

This first set of photos was taken a month ago. Clockwise from upper left: the elderberry is beginning to sprout leaves; “I’m ready for my close-up, Ms. Kat”; the swamp maple in bloom; fishing, not something I would chose to do, … Continue reading

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Spring progresses.

Those hepaticas I showed you last week are opening. These were six feet away. They come in shades varying form nearly white to nearly purple. This is what they will look like when fully open. (Photo from a past year.) … Continue reading

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Spring progress, pt. 2.

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Spring progress.

    Gardening in the Upper Midwest can be challenging. Of course, every region has its own particular challenges but ours seem especially annoying in the spring. I see other bloggers post pictures of their crocuses and snowdrops and even … Continue reading

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Images of spring.

  The wood ducks were passing through last weekend.   It was difficult to count them because they kept doing this and disappearing under the water.   I spotted this today. For a second I thought it was a maze … Continue reading

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When we had to dig up the septic tank last fall I worried about my daffodil bulbs, which were right in the line of fire, so to speak. Looks like they may have come through ok,although a bit rearranged.

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Things that are making me happy today.*

I discovered that a pair of socks that had never really gone with anything actually coordinates with a recently-acquired shirt. Fashion-forward is I!   The sun is shining! Funny white shadow is reflection of cell phone in glass.   Not only … Continue reading

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No links today due to busy.

But I thought I would share this photo with you. It was taken across the lake from us, exactly one mile away. Not by me, though. Bear cubs. There are a mama bear and three cubs hanging around the lake … Continue reading

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Spring is springing.

Saturday's walk. The spring peepers were so loud I had to turn up the volume on the audiobook I was listening to.  

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