Category Archives: Springtime

Spring?

                                                                 Antique postcard from Graphics Fairy.

According to Merriam-Webster, Indian Summer is “a period of warm or mild weather in late autumn or early winter”.

Is there a term for early seasons?  Here in North Texas, we have a lot of early springs (usually February), early summers (beginning in May), late summers (100+ temperatures lasting into early September) and mild winters with just a sprinkling of bad weather and temperatures below 20 degrees F.

The Hen Bit and dandelions are in bloom, there was a robin in our yard last week and today we have the air conditioner on.

It might as well be Spring.

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Bluebonnet time in Texas


Spring is here officially and this is the time of year when God graces us with bluebonnets.

What’s better than an old truck and a field of wildflowers?

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Texas Wildflowers

Mexican Hat

Mexican Hat

Horsemint

Horsemint

Thistle

Thistle

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Coneflowers

Coneflowers

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First Day of Spring

You know you’re in Oklahoma when you see this sign on a city street:

Wynnewood, Oklahoma

Wynnewood, Oklahoma

And you know it’s springtime when you pay attention to it.

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1960 Ladies’ Fashions

From the 1960 Spring and Summer Montgomery Ward catalog.

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Texas Countryside

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Spring Update

Horsemint


So long since I last posted, but my husband has been very ill and my time has been taken up with those issues. He’s home from the hospital now and on the mend, so I plan to post a little more regularly.

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