Cherry blossoms on the National Mall

April 13th, 2014

closeup of cherry blossoms

Last week I was in Washington DC to attend a library conference. I also took a few vacation days to hang out on the mall. Luckily for me, the cherry blossoms were at their peak.

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Fuzzy magnolia buds

April 8th, 2014

fuzzy magnolia buds

Spring is finally here!

April 5th, 2014

yellow crocus

I can always count on the crocuses at Olbrich Botanical Gardens to confirm spring’s arrival.

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Hilltop prairie grass

March 31st, 2014

prairie grass on top of a hill

Early spring at Governor Nelson State Park.

The shadow of March madness

March 27th, 2014

shadow of basketball backboard on a brick wall

Blue daisies

March 20th, 2014

blue daisies

Small explosions of blue in honor of the first day of spring.

Unlikely sights

March 17th, 2014

flowers with faux dinosaur bones

To take a break from the cold temperatures this past weekend (25 degrees below normal), I went to Olbrich Botanical Gardens spring flower show, Dinosaurs & Daffodils.

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