Day 113/I’m Back!

Hello, my dear readers! It’s me! I’m back! (Does anyone out there still remember me?) I first want to sincerely apologize for my sudden extended hiatus from posting. Springtime has been full of… Continue reading

Litter

I know I haven’t referenced pollution in almost a week now, but apparently my message has not sufficiently gotten out there yet. I found this piece of paper in the same brook in… Continue reading

Weeds

“But a weed is simply a plant that wants to grow where people want something else. In blaming nature, people mistake the culprit. Weeds are people’s idea, not nature’s.”  – Author Unknown Poor… Continue reading

Rose

I found these roses a few days ago just chilling in a small brook between some rocks. Let me clarify, the flowers were chilling in the brook, I was standing on a bridge… Continue reading

White

I like the almost three-dimensional-ness of these flowers! Cheers

Dogwood

I forgot how much I liked Dogwoods until I passed one yesterday. Now I remember, they are so lovely! Cheers

Dripping

Today was a completely wonderful Monday! Allow me a brief moment of gushing, I ran two miles, took a long walk with Kimchi, read another chapter in The Knowledge Deficit (by E. D.… Continue reading

Hosta

Springtime is all about sprouting hostas. They’re even cooler-looking in real life. Cheers

More-chid

What can I say, I love me some orchids! I was lucky enough to stumble upon a lovely little selection of them this afternoon at my local gardening center. The down-side was that… Continue reading

Stop

To whoever is responsible for this — Stop sticking old chewing gum to miscellaneous outdoor objects! It’s bad for the environment, and this poor stop sign, what did it ever do to you?… Continue reading

Hardy

I’ve got to say, I’m impressed by how hardy this year’s daffodils are turning out to be. We had frost on the ground this morning, and by this afternoon they looked like this!… Continue reading

Herb

“We can never have enough of nature.” — Or so says one of my favorite simple lines from Walden (which I just finished! Yay for a completed April book). My tiny little herb… Continue reading

Rainy

Today it was really chilly and rainy outside. Sad for the flowers, but good for me. How wonderful are days filled with hot cocoa, reading, sweatpants, and puppy snuggling? Cheers

Day 100

Day 100! Where have the last four months gone? Congrats to all my fellow 365ers out there for getting this far! You all rock! — The last week-or-so have been a real struggle for… Continue reading

Easter

Happy Easter everyone! My plan was to do a totally egg-citing post based on this egg-cellent photography egg-cersise I found in my google reader this morning and have linked below (am I getting… Continue reading

Eighty

I’m cheating. Today we celebrated my wonderful grandfather’s 80th birthday! Happy Birthday Grandpa! (ps. How great is he looking for 80!?! I hope I can have that much life and energy in me… Continue reading