Late Winter

I haven’t seen snow this deep in Auburn, Washington for many years. When my daughter was born 30 years ago today, it snowed for two weeks and I had to go to the hospital by ambulance. Here are some pics of today’s snow and weatherman predicted another 14 days of snow. Amazing. We got 8…Read more »

‘The lovely silence’

Originally posted on johncoyote:
The lovely silence The real poets and writers know. The silence is golden. Words become meaningless in the midnight hours. True lovers don’t need to speak. They allow their mouth, hands and body to send their message of need to their lovers. ? Sweet lady whispered please don’t say nothing and…

Fun Facts about February

The month is named for the Latin word, februum which means purification. February was added to the Roman calendar in 713 BC. The length of the month changed over time. When Julius Caesar remade the Roman calendar, the month was assigned 28 days during normal years and 29 during leap year. The birthstone for February…Read more »

State Symbols of Flower

Some states have elected more than one flower type, but here the usual state flowers. Alabama: Camelia        Arizona: Saguaro Cactus Blossom    Arkansas: Apple Blossom California: California Poppy    Colorado: Rocky Mountain Columbine Connecticut: Mountain Laurel    Delaware: Peach Blossom    Florida: Orange Blossom Georgia: Cherokee Rose    Hawaii: Pua Aloalo   …Read more »