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Sunday, April 29, 2018

March 21 through April 29, 2018

The first shot was taken on March 21 and I was glad the snow was short lived because we were well into spring.

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We even had a tiny snow in April but I would have missed it if I hadn't looked out my window in the middle of the night.

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We've lucked out in the triangle area of NC because the below freezing temperatures we have had in April have been short enough not to cause much damage.

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I probably shouldn't say that since I'm not a farmer.

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I don't know whether it's been a hard spring for North Carolina farmers or not.

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I spotted the sign in front of a house in Durham and I LOVE it.

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I've been tempted by the bicycles in downtown Durham since it's fairly flat.

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I haven't tried to ride a bike in my neighborhood in ages because it's so hilly.

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The shot above was taken looking up in my yard and the shot below is a neighbor's yard.

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I love wisteria and shot the vine below on the Shelley Lake path.

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The next shot is in my driveway facing the house across from me.

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The shot above and below were taken around a week ago when my phone kept signalling that there was a hard frost warning.

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It was only below freezing briefly and I didn't notice any damage to speak of.

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The shot above is looking up in my driveway and the shot below is a neighbor's tree.

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The next shot is around the corner from my house.

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Bill and I went to the WRAL azalea garden last weekend for a walk.

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Everything was looking very good.

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They have a variety of flowers and ornamental plants.

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The cardinal below was bathing on my deck yesterday.

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I also shot the American Robin yesterday.

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I took the rest of the shots today during a walk at Shelley Lake today (April 29, 2018).

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I took a ton of shots of the great fisher otherwise knows as a great blue heron.

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I think this is known as success as long as you're the fisher and not the fish.

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You probably can't see them in the next shot but there are 5 Canada Geese babies and 2 adults.

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I zoomed in on some of the babies.

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