Do you know what kind of bug this is???  It looks like a praying mantis, but it’s about the size of a nickel. What do you think? Bugs and flowers aside, my daughter came home for a visit last week, so I’ve also been happily focusing on family. 🙂   What are you taking a closer look at lately? Tell me, I’d love to know!! HAPPY MONDAY!         **If you enjoyed this… Read more »

“Winter lingered so long in the lap of Spring that it occasioned a great deal of talk.” ~Bill Nye   Today is shiny and warm. YAY! I’m going out to soak up the sun. I promise I won’t take it all. 🙂 What are you grateful for today? Happy Tuesday! Coleen xo    

  **Photos taken at Meadow Farm, the Virginia Aquarium, and my neighborhood. The last photo is NOT in fact an alien, but a dogwood bud encased in Polar Vortex ice (or what I imagine my fingers, toes, and nose to look like lately). Anything you’re taking a closer look at lately? What are your thoughts on selfies?  Happy Monday!