Thoughts of Spring from Fall

Temperatures are dropping daily and the daylight hours seem like they will never come back. Being chased inside by the cold is always the harsh wakeup call that fall is here and winter is just around corner. Spring seems like an eternity away but that doesn’t stop us from dreaming about it. Continue reading

Spring Emerges Quietly

Recently I went for a springtime hike through one of my favorite places. The weather was beautiful and it was the perfect time to experience the beauty of early spring. It’s rained a lot recently and the clouds have finally broken into beautiful sun rays that warmed the earth and encouraged new growth from trees, grass and flowers.

There are certain plant bulbs that only bloom in the forest every few years, making it extra unique to happen on the woods at the perfect time. I’ve been anxiously waiting for spring to see if it’s lucky enough to be one of those special years. It is. Continue reading