Always makes me happy!
It's October 26th, and the leaves are nearly past prime. I went out shooting pictures yesterday and today and found - surprisingly - I'm really tired of taking pictures of trees. In fact, I'm kind of tired of doing the same thing over and over and over in every aspect of my life. So, It's time to … Continue reading Primetime Finale
Three weeks until peak foliage season. Looking good!
Lest you thought I was off my spring flower-spotting game....
I don't need to tell you how happy I am to see my spring flowers in bloom! I live for this moment every year, and every year I am charmed by their beauty. I just can't stop myself from surveying the beds at any given chance. New patches of green leaves are emerging daily. HOURLY … Continue reading Spring = Work = Love
I slept in my bedroom with the windows open last night. I've been looking forward to that moment all winter long. My heat is off, the sun is shining brightly, and my gardens are beginning to look like...well, gardens. This is the BEST day of the year! I must emphasize that I slept in my … Continue reading The Best Day of the Year
Nothing cures the winter blues like seeing your spring gardens bloom.... especially when it happens ahead of schedule. During the ridiculously warm days of last year's early spring, I gleefully snapped photos of summer flowers blooming in April, unaware that the remainder of the summer would be bland and nearly colorless. If this year's sluggish … Continue reading O Spring, Spring. Wherefore Art Thou?