Tag Archives: Spring

Sunday Photo – The Season of Rebirth

Whether you celebrate Easter, Passover or simply enjoy the symbol of rebirth that is represented by the arrival of spring, this is a season for love, optimism and regeneration. Happy Spring! Enjoy your holiday, whichever it may be!
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Sunday Photo – Tis the Season -Sugaring Season

The maple sap is running up here in northeastern New York. The nights are still chilly, but the days are getting warmer. Spring is coming. My favorite is Grade B, a bit darker and fuller of flavor than the more […]

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Sunday Photo – Rebirth

Spring is the season of rebirth. What better day to celebrate? Happy Easter!
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Sunday Photo – Early Spring

In the 21 springs I have experienced in upstate NY, this is by far the earliest our daffodils have come out, and why not? We are finishing a week that the month of June would be envious of. Though I’m […]

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Spring is in the air (and the dirt)

As a backyard vegetable gardener in the Mid-Hudson Valley region of New York State, the weeks ahead are my favorite part of the growing season.

Later in the summer there will be ripe, juicy tomatoes on the vine. There will be […]

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Sunday Photo – Spring is Here

The heavy April showers locally are now reaping their expected floral dividends. The land is lush and green. Happy May Day!
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Spring – A Time of Renewal

Crocuses are amongst the first harbingers of spring, the very symbol of new life. This photo was taken this past Saturday, the first official day of spring. Ironically, this symbol of new life was photographed at the very lovely […]

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Incipient Green

Spring arrives later in Northeastern New York and New England than it does most anywhere else in the country. When I lived in Charlottesville, Virginia, the month of March  ushered in the spring rather than the mid to late […]

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A Sure Sign of Spring

The days are warmer, the nights still chilly. It is early spring in the North Country, perfect conditions for the annual rite of maple sugaring. My neighbor, Chris St. Andrews and his family, have been sugaring for a number of […]

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