• Snowbirds

    North Carolina US style - when we lived in Florida, Snowbirds were people - but here they have feathers - all photos taken through double glass - especially my favorite kitchen window - 2016 Winter - -- EXPLORE -- © All Rights Reserved

  • The 2-hour Flurries ....

    this time, the weather people hit it just right - said we would have flurries - we did - would only last a short time - yes, that happened too - would only stick to branches or grass - yes - now, at 11:00am EST - the Sun is Out ! 'Alien Weather' .. © Al…

  • - the morning visitor

    for 2 minutes - that is the longest one has been in the yard - have seen 2 others - a Doe - and a very large Buck - yet all have been here at separate times - we all live in an area that once was woods - so, we are really the visitors - so far only thing…


  • .. discovered

    in a Dogwood tree .. now that most leaves have fallen .. a home this past season is visible .. perhaps they shall return .. will be watching to see who .. © All Rights Reserved

  • ..

    even in darkness .. there is light.. (c) AllRightsReserved -- EXPLORE --

  • Make mine a double . . .

    dose of reflections at Lake Mac .. a place to fish for bass, catfish or bream .. fisher-persons are a special breed .. there were some over on the right side .. how long ? forever !! so, sorry - they just had to get cropped .. it is what it is .. par…


  • .. clouds

    gone with the Sunset of the day - colors of pink and lavender - must look wonderful to the passegers - (c) All Rights Reserved

  • come ..

    with The Dreamer in me .. into another world .. where you .. and I .. stop to enjoy .. a pebble on the ground .. clouds drifting overhead .. breezes through our hair .. oh, there is so much to see .. to do .. come .. we have no time to fritter away .. Ea…

  • - gone

    is my flower - yet the beauty lingers - (c) All Rights Reserved * EXPLORE *


  • - simple

    things of Mother Nature - (c) All Rights Reserved

  • - If

    - one doesn't have Eastern Tiger Swallowtail butterflies - check the activity on the Buddleja next door - thank you, My Neighbor - for planting this where I have great photo access (c) All Rights Reserved - 1 note - ** EXPLORE **

  • .. downtown

    Crepe Myrtles of lavender .. Planter found nearby .. With cascading beauties .. Topped with dainty pink / purple / fuschia .. Just up the walkway, a Memory Bench .. A Churchyard which has a water fountain .. Calming spot in the midst of people .. Who are…


  • - water

    ''Gardening is an instrument of grace." - May Sarton color paints - upon flowers at the Arts Center - should have some of these - will ask if I could get some seeds - or perhaps will just pick a fallen - dried flower from the ground - (c) All Rights…

  • Mommmma.............

    House Finches ready for more food ... Think there might be another one in the back .. Keeping Mom and Dad busy with feedings .. Taken through the window - and the blinds .. (c) All Rights Reserved

  • ..

    .. for My Friend .. a very talented soul .. who sees this World in all colors .. which includes Black & White (c) All Rights Reserved --- ** 2 notes ** --- - from Wikipedia ''Black is the color of coal, ebony, and of outer space. It is the darkest…


  • This is why ..

    my camera is always with me - not my yard flowers - but, I do visit that spot often - just to see what has been planted - a lovely area outside a small church - down the road-a-piece [ as they say here ] - the Memory Bench - ah, that was seen at a very o…

  • .. beneath a White Ash

    does the first Dogwood tree bloom - later than last year - cold winters will do that - white bracts to be followed by tiny yellow flowers - in the center - soon ---- pink and red ones - this is a Season of Color ~ ** 2 notes ** (c) All Rights Reserv…

  • Daff Family ..

    only one isn't in my Inherited Garden of Surprises - 2015 .. different stages of beauty .. intense color .. to fading glory .. then, there is that other relative .... (c) All Rights Reserved


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