Today was so much quieter than yesterday. Birds were scarce, and those that did make an appearance were commoners! There was still much to appreciate in the early morning light and later afternoon too.
A rose by any other name....is a buttercup!
Don't you just love how they lift their heads to belt out their songs?
more new leaf growth
This one looked like a lotus blossom filled with baby leaves.
an early morning Black Swallowtail
Red-Winged Blackbird (female)
In this photo, you can get a look at her lighter, small patch of "red" on her wing.
more Wild Strawberries
More new leaves