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Top 7 DIY for Spring

When I think of Spring, I often think of it as the defrost setting on my microwave.  You’re still a little icy from Winter and not quite warmed up enough for Summer, but you’re getting there!   71 more words


The last day of winter.

Spring – a reason to start a new page in the life.
Not the beginning of the year, only spring!
The snow melts, the birds will fly with their cheerful songs. 47 more words

Yellow and White

After the darkness of Winter isn’t it wonderful to see the simple colours of white and yellow again in the garden?



One of my favorite authors, Rebecca Campbell, speaks of honoring the seasons, both external and internal, in her book Rise Sister Rise. She instructs us that when we… 869 more words


‘A Thousand Blended Notes’

"I HEARD a thousand blended notes,
 While in a grove I sate reclined,
 In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts
 Bring sad thoughts to the mind. 36 more words


Last weekend, we went to the IoW.  Although it is still winter (at least until 1 March), quite a few daffodils and blossom were out.  I even saw my first bumblebee (I was in the kitchen and didn’t have my camera or I would have taken a photo). 106 more words

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When does spring start ?

There are two ways to calculate when spring starts in the UK, there’s the Astronomical and the Meteorological start of spring.

According to the Met Office astronomical seasons refer to the position of Earth’s orbit in relation to the sun taking into account equinoxes and solstices. 128 more words

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