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Spring’s Persistence Pays Off

Today is May Day, and the blustery winds off Lake Superior are doing their best to prevent Spring from fully showing herself.  Patience must be a virtue when waiting for Spring in northern Minnesota.  73 more words


A New Song, a New Victory

Sing to the LORD a new song because he has done wonderful things! His own strong hand and his own holy arm have won the victory! 243 more words


Spring Time Reflections

Spring arrived and has been a little disappointing with its cold wind, grey, cloudy days and slow growth. The crocus were sparse due to the dry conditions this year.  253 more words


iPhriday: Spring at Last

Because we are an island, surrounded by cold water from the Gulf of St. Lawrence, spring is always late. Today it was finally warm enough to do some yard work. 175 more words


Urban Jungle Bloggers: Plants & Glass

This will be my first ever post for Urban Jungle Bloggers. Aloha!

The theme this month is ‘glass and plants’ so I thought I’d share a few photos of a little crocus bulb I planted in a glass vase back in December. 296 more words



It’s finally getting warm in my side of the woods and first flowers of the year are making an appearance…here’s my welcome to these stunning pieces of nature!