Tag Archives: spring

Happy Easter 2018!


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Flowering trees.

We had a cold snap here over the weekend (and a little snow too) and I was afraid it would kill the blooms on the trees, but I guess it wasn’t cold enough because they still look great.   Here’s … Continue reading

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I love spring!

It does wonders for my mood.

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Spring is here! (well, almost)

It’s a few hours early, but…my favorite season is about to start.

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In spite of the continuing cold weather and all-around gloom of winter, I saw a welcome sight today–a cherry tree just beginning to show its pink blooms. Unfortunately I was driving when I saw it and couldn’t pull over so … Continue reading

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Signs that spring is near.

I don’t like extreme anything, and that means extreme weather.   I’m a fall and spring person.  Wait, let me correct that.  I would be a fall person were it not for the shortening days (I have Seasonal Affective Disorder), … Continue reading

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The best of fall and spring.

Here’s a collection of my favorite photos from each week I did this series. Spring. March 8th: March 15th: March 22nd: March 29th: April 5th: April 12th: April 20th: April 25th: May 3rd: Fall: September 7th: September 13th: September 20th: … Continue reading

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My Seasonal Affective Disorder makes me want to hibernate until spring.

Graph I made showing my mood pattern throughout the year. It’s this way every year. I’ve been thinking a lot about my SAD. SAD is triggered by the lack of light and shortening days for those affected with it. During … Continue reading

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2 new photographs

I snapped these two photographs today. Enjoy! Click on photos to enlarge. Azalea in bloom. Baby oak leaves.

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The progression of spring: May 3rd

This will be the final post in this series. (I’ll do another one in the Fall). I’m ending this now because in this part of the country (western North Carolina), most of the changes of spring have occurred and things … Continue reading

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