bleeding hearts

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.

Anne Bradstreet ‘Meditations Divine and Moral,’ 1655

Another of my favourite spring flowers….

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cherry blossoms on a beautiful May weekend

That is one good thing about this world…there are always sure to be more springs

-L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Avonlea

I love summer, but spring is my favourite time of the year…specifically, late spring when the cherry blossoms are in full bloom…

Cherry Blossoms May 2015

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What a beautiful early spring Sunday! This friendly neighbourhood squirrel certainly looks like it had a good winter and is just as happy it’s spring as we all are…Hi there - I'm back Mr. Squirrel likes to pose springtime squirrel

If you’ve visited before, I hope you like the changes to my site.  I’ve been sharing photos, thoughts, and quotes for the past few years now and it was time to refresh things a bit.