Tag Archives: Lilacs

Lilacs

The scent of lilacs waft through the backyard with a warm gentle spring breeze.  The branches of the lilac tree dance in the breeze. The scent so strong it is almost intoxicating when taking a deep breath.   Can you smell the lilacs?

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One Last Hurrah

Old Man Winter decided to have one last hurrah in Southeast Iowa today.  Although the calendar says it is spring, he isn’t ready for vacation just yet.

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Crocus just waiting to bloom in the fresh spring snow.

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Lilac buds covered in a fresh spring snow just waiting to burst into bloom.