The old saying claims that “March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.” But in reality, some of our windiest days around here fall somewhere between late March and early April. That’s certainly true this year — the past couple of days the winds have been gusting wildly — and it was also true last spring, when […]
The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of March 29, 2017. This week, let’s get into the thick of things. Lichen and moss growing on rocks:
Spring flowers are popping out everywhere as the weather continues to warm up, so this week I thought I’d share an episode of California’s Gold in which Huell visits some incredibly beautiful and colorful spring flower blooms. Enjoy! One of Huell’s favorite things is when California blooms anew, bringing forth a striking display of flowers. Huell visits three places across the […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Spring — Wood. You can take photos of anything that relates to the seasons of Spring or any kind of Wood. Have fun with this challenge.
After moving with his small family from a farm in Iowa to Washington State in the late 1920s, my grandpa began working for the railroad. The railroad had been pretty good to Leavenworth, at least for awhile. The Great Northern Railroad (now called Burlington Northern) ran its first line through Leavenworth in 1892, complete with division headquarters and a switching […]
Today I had to stop and admire these gorgeous Gerbera daisies as I walked home from the store.
Some more images of last year’s spring colors — March 2, 2016.