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Spring ride

Does Spring ever feel good this year! A perfect day for a very pleasant ride a few miles up into the hills! Western Springbeauty, Lanceleaf Springbeauty ~ Claytonia lanceolata

Jeffrey Shooting Star

I have so many “favorite” spring wildflowers, one of which is the Jeffery shooting star (Dodecatheon jeffreyi). This member of the primrose family has reflexed petals. 76 more words

Nature Photography

Spring is here!

The mountains of Western North Carolina give way to a beautiful selection of wildflowers, many of which I do not know their names.

Recently, I went on a hike with my husband to Oconaluftee National Park in Cherokee, North Carolina. 43 more words


Praise Song: Getting Through a Hard Week

It’s true, each day I found something to praise. The focus of students writing around a table, the sweetness of the restaurant where we held our rehearsal dinner almost seven years ago. 138 more words


Myrtle bloomed the other day, just before the forget-me-nots; I’m catching up on what’s blooming bef0re I post more. Also, love that shade of periwinkle blue. 87 more words