Tag Archives: spring

Birds’ Spring

While the robins have been strutting around acting like all the green grass is their kingdom, belonging solely to them, quietly, other birds have arrived to stake their claim. I didn’t notice until I saw the bubble-gum-pink azalea quivering, even … Continue reading

Posted in nature, spring | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Take a Spring Walk

White and yellow pansies crowd around yellow tulips Birds under leafy canopy chirp and sing a springtime song Clusters of lavender flowers tucked among wisteria leaves drape over a gazebo Tulips stretch long graceful stems to face the sun White … Continue reading

Posted in hiking, nature, spring | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spring’s Party

Robins perch atop fresh mulch Spread out like a tablecloth On which flowers are placed to set a pretty table. Sparrows hop among gold and violet pansies Happy to be invited to spring’s annual party. Cream and magenta tulip tree … Continue reading

Posted in nature, spring, summer | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finally

Finally. The sun is packing a little more heat. The air is a little warmer. The breeze is a little calmer. Finally. Happy flowers popped their pretty little heads up, With petal hats of gorgeous red, pink, purple, yellow and … Continue reading

Posted in nature, spring | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Spring’s Promise

Each tulip bloom arrived in a closed cup of fiery orangey-red edged with a deep border of egg-yolk yellow. As they got used to the warmth of the room, the tulips gradually let their guard down and opened up a … Continue reading

Posted in Life, nature, spring | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Please Move Out, Winter

Okay, winter, it’s time for you to go You’ve overstayed your welcome You moved in months ago and made yourself comfortable Spreading your icy cold self all over the place And you waited until now, the last week of March … Continue reading

Posted in nature, spring | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Wake Up

March 20, 2013 was the first day of spring! Mother Nature and Old Man Winter put the kiddies to bed for a nice long nap. “You need your rest,” they said. Mother tucked the grass under a snowy blanket. The … Continue reading

Posted in fun, nature, spring | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment