Category Archives: nature

Feeling stretched thin

It has been a long hot, occasionally horrible summer.  It is September now, and I just want it to be over.  And of course it’s not. The heat has been accompanied by a stoppage of rain.  After a spring so … Continue reading

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Have a good look

I’ve been inside a lot at work, so this post isn’t going to be full of garden photos. Instead it’s going to be photos of some of my recent adventures.  But I did find a brand new tiger swallowtail, wings … Continue reading

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The shadow won’t let it in

I find that lately all I have are sad songs on repeat, rattling around my brain.  I can’t explain it, but even the Christmas music that normally cheers me can’t shake me out of it.  And maybe it’s that winter … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland

Well, I’m thoroughly sick of snow.  We had another six inches today, and it’s beginning to feel like spring will never come.  But the dog had a great time while we shoveled out, so at least someone’s enjoying all the … Continue reading

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Bee Orchid

So, I saw this today, and I am quite in love with it.  I just had to share it here.

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I really am wildlife girl

Well, I had a bit of an adventure yesterday, and it involved these two cuties, who have the biggest, saddest eyes ever. I had been seeing a baby raccoon near the side of the road for the last three days … Continue reading

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Leafing out

It’s really starting to feel like spring is coming, and I feel like I’m waking up.  Like I’ve been asleep for a long time, and I’m finally awake again.  The mornings come easier now and I have so much more … Continue reading

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