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In The Yard – ITY09

I am still waiting for the Spring to arrive and change all the brown to fresh green.  I wanted to go looking for a beautiful sunset but with still barren trees I did not want to have yet another image of naked trees silhouetted against the setting sun.   521 more words


The Benefits of a Bee Abode

It’s that time of year in New England when I can’t wait to get outside, but all of my garden chores are clean-up related (read: boring). 370 more words


In The Yard – ITY08

What I love about this image is the various contrasting elements. There is the crisp, focused head of the goldenrod contrasted with the blurry, unrecognizable background. 82 more words


Monarch Caterpillars, Milkweed, and a Publication Note

After our successful Monarch Butterfly experience in 2014, I spent much of last summer eagerly anticipating a new crop of caterpillars. Late in September, they arrived. 161 more words


Bokeh Barb

Squared – SQ89
In The Yard – ITY07

While I was away on a business trip I had some extra time in the morning before I needed to head over to the supplier I was visiting so I was able to read a few more articles every morning. 217 more words


Yellow Rain Slicker: 84/365

It’s taken me nearly forty years to realize that God invented yellow rain slickers not least of all so that we may create our own sunshine on rainy days.

Being Present

Digging in the Dirt: 83/365

We wake in the dark at 5:00 am and my head is still heavy with migraine. Toward breakfast the day reveals itself as grey gloom. This is how April always feels, like a big grey headache. 273 more words