This place is so pretty in the spring.

We are always seeing  something new.

Buds appear to swell up just waiting for

that moment when it will be safe to open.

Mother Nature has played many bad tricks

in the past but this year I will enjoy her


First to Bloom is the


Why do I always feel the need to get the camera and take 50+ photos of them?

They bloom each year without fail.   I guess it is because I really no longer enjoy

the cold nasty New England weather as I once did as a child.

I love springtime

I love the birds that grace our yard with their young.

I LOVE baby Hummingbirds

They remind me of all the trouble their parents go through to arrive here and set up a nest and call our yard their

summer place.

What I really like is that I am not threatening to them

They know they are safe here.

Well as long as I keep my Cat

under control as she loves her home too!

I do have a bossy girl in our Border Collie JT though who will keep her in line

So with the yard full of life and camera battery charged

I am ready for the NEXT Visitor!