Tag Archive: spring

Relaxation: Bird Watching

When I left my house this morning, I was startled to see a pair of black eyes, a small beak, and graceful grey-tan head peering out at me from under the eves. It… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Poppies

Since poppies are associated with sleep and remembrance of soldiers who have died in war, we chose poppies in honor of Memorial Day.  Just like the redwoods, they are an integral part of… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Bearded Irises

  Irises As you may recall, last weekend was Mother’s Day.  Here is to another kind of mother:  an aunt.  While yellow roses make me think of my mother, irises will always be… Continue reading