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Thursday, May 2, 2013
...a weed !! The showy Star of Bethlehem. A poisonous plant
and member of the lily family. It is also known as Snowdrops
Monday, April 29, 2013
of the early morning...the part of the day that
I like best.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Bee Bee Bumble Bee
Lots of bees...bumble and honey...have been busy collecting
from the tiny flowers of the holly bushes.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The New Bird
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Green Pony Day
...and a beautiful day it is. We are out to pick up downed limbs
from the winter winds and a few trimmings, too. Mandy is doing
her part to help and the 'pony' is ready for a ride over the hill and
dale.... 'green meditation' is good for my mind and soul.
Let the mowing begin !
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
A few minutes of pure fun to paint up this cute design by
Chris Haughey. And the birds here are already becoming
Friday, March 8, 2013
Sunshine here today and beautiful. I was going to do a
little outside work. First thing I noticed, Mandy had dislodged
a down spout, trying to get the chipmunk, I'm sure. I was
replacing it when I heard the humming sound. Looking around
I realized the shrubbery was doing the humming from all the
How Wonderful !!!
The shrubbery has very tiny white flowers.
Look for the bee, the pollen bundles on her legs look like part
of a tiny flower.
I was only lucky enough to get two bees at once. Too many
shots were fuzzy from all the trying!
Follow the line of the bee's body and you will see the head behind
the leaf and she is sipping nectar.
Gathering pollen is done from every angle.
Bees the world over are struggling for their survival.
we need the Bees in order to survive as well.