Spring Wood

Spring Wood Spring is about to burst forth and so are my allergies, but it is still my favorite season of the year.  I love when I know that the days are longer, the trees are green, the winds blows warm on my face and I see beauty everywhere I go.  My crabapple tree is about…

Sunday Trees – 273

Sunday Trees – 273 London The London Eye is one of the capital’s newest landmarks, built for the millennial celebrations in 2000. As one of the largest observation wheels in the world, it offers visitors a 360 degree view up to 25 miles, in a trip that lasts for half-an-hour. – See ‘10 best London…

The Mythological Rowan Tree

The Mythological Rowan Tree When I finally visited the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh Scotland, I found this Rowan tree, the Tree of Life.  It reminded me of all the books I’ve read that always included it in their pages.  The mythology of the Rowan tree dates back to Greek times and the battle between the…

Sunday Trees-Scottish Stand of Trees

Sunday Trees-Scottish Stand of Trees I’ve heard the term before, I’ve seen trees and forests, but I don’t think I’ve really seen a stand of trees until this time in Dumfries, Scotland. Know I know! Stand of Trees: a growth of plants in a particular area, esp. trees in a forest or a crop in…