Tag: Signs of Spring

The Return of the Hummingbirds

One of the things we love about the house we bought on our return to Texas was the certification as a Wildlife Habitat House. Maintaining that environment became our goal as we settled in. We had an unusually …


Spring Work

The sun is melting away the lingering snow. Chipmunks and squirrels are scampering in the woods behind our house. Birds are chirping. Grass is turning green. Poppies are working their way through the soil in the front flower …


Signs of Spring

Around here, life is stirring from its wintery slumber. Walking the dogs today, I spotted the first sprigs of green popping up through the brown fields. Birds circled looking for our feeders. The mountaintops of the San Juan Mountains …