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Spring’s April Appearance

The month of April is almost at a close and I’m already in full anticipation of May ahead. April turned out to be crazy busy in all the ways that are good …. making plans, starting new things, exploring, and watching … Continue reading

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Winds Of Change Are Blowing

I’ve never been a fan of the month of March. I’ve whined in the past about Mother Nature being on a month-long grouch-fest at this time of year, but this March I decided to embrace a different attitude. March is a month … Continue reading

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Changing Seasons: May … A Promise Of More To Come

This is the 5th month in the Changing Seasons Photo Challenge initiated by Cardinal Guzman.  Once a month we return to a location we have chosen to take new photographs of the area to capture the changing seasons.  The location I chose for … Continue reading

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The Changing Seasons: Shedding Winter’s Mantle

This is a very rare double post from me today as I’m juggling two challenges this month. This past weekend I took a drive down to the marina to see how spring and the melting temperatures had changed the area … Continue reading

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The Heady Days of Spring …

It’s day 3 of the Victoria long weekend and the unofficial start of summer in Canada.  I have spent the past three days – when it wasn’t raining – cutting, trimming, pulling, raking, sweeping, and bagging.  As the temperatures nudge … Continue reading

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It’s Spring!

I said I was going to take a rest after the A-Z Challenge, but I couldn’t resist the Weekly Photo Challenge – Spring. Spring in our home means the annual return of the ducks.  Every spring for the 20+ years we … Continue reading

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With A Spring In My Step

It’s a grey and blustery day but spring is in the air and my heart! This week we’ve had a lot of rain which has done a killer job of reducing the piles of snow that have accumulated over this … Continue reading

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March – A Different Kind of Madness

March has finally arrived – the month I dislike the most.  Already I’m hearing excited comments anticipating the arrival of spring, but March never holds that promise for me. She is the moody, mean-spirited bitch of the calendar. I’ve tried … Continue reading

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