Welcome Spring

Hello friends. So glad that Spring is here, for just over a week now. Pictured above is a Heavenly Blue Morning Glory from our carport planters. These flowering plants are one of 1,000+ species. They bloom in the early morning, and begin to close as the day continues. Heavenly Blues can grow quite tall, up…

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Mourning Cloak butterfly

Hello everyone. Pictured above is a lovely Nymphalis antiopa, otherwise known as the Mourning Cloak butterfly. I do love nature, and this butterfly has such a subtle beauty. The photographer really has captured that well. These butterflies are found all over North America and even in Asia and Great Britain. ‘Wonder if any of this…

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Snow for the South

Here in the South USA we usually do not get very much snow. The past couple of weeks proved otherwise, though. I made the photo above early yesterday morning, when most of north Alabama got a lot of snow. It is said that this accumulation ranged from 3″ to 13″ across north Alabama, setting a…

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⚘ Spring is here ⚘

Welcome Spring! This is one of my favorite times of the year. Well, usually the weather is warmer here in March. This year it has really gotten into a cold snap. The Iris flowers in the photo above are in our back yard. Hopefully the cooler temps won’t hurt them. It is supposed to be…

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