Tree Swallow

I love these little birds. I look forward to their return every spring. They are very fast and very difficult to photograph while flying. Maralee

Weekly Challenge: Seasons

Seasons: Hoar Frost We are between seasons right now. Some days it's winter and some days it's spring. We don't have much snow left except in the mountains but we do occasionally have some freezing fog which creates some beautiful hoar-frost. Maralee

Signs of Spring

Although the eastern half of the country is immersed in a deep freeze, we've been enjoying 50 and 60 degree weather. While walking Friday afternoon, I heard the distinct sound of a single red-winged blackbird. By Saturday, they were everywhere . . . a sure sign that spring is on its way. Maralee