Tag Archives: spring

It’s official

Spring has sprung! I spotted the first butterfly of the year today — a lovely yellow brimstone fluttering about in the garden. To celebrate, I hauled my lounge chair out on the roof and enjoyed my coffee in the sun. … Continue reading

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A sea of scillas

The other day, I was running some errands in town and cut through this old inner-city cemetery (est. 1706 but no longer in active use). I love how spring has painted it blue: (Cellphone snapshots only, sorry.)

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Springs hopes eternal

As always, our neighbour’s rain barrel proves to be a good season indicator.

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Seasons change

Here’s another entry in the popular series “My neighbour’s rain barrel”. Just kidding…. but since I had a photo here with ice floating on it not too long ago, I thought I’d share this one, too: One of the things … Continue reading

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