Signs of Spring: Beavers

I have been on a serious hunt for Spring!  I was happy to notice a few little signs, during my last hike…

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The snow has melted…
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The sun is shining…
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Look at that blue sky!!
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The ice has melted…
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The sleeping beavers are waking up!
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The beavers were not happy that we were so close!  They showed us the power of their tails!  
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Movement…
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There was energy abound! I could feel it…
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Soon I will enjoy sitting on this dock, observing my feathered friends…

 

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The golden hour returns…

 

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I never tire of this view…magical!

 

It’s the little things that bring hope…

Flowing water, golden sunsets and blue sky!

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Love Yourself…Embrace Yourself…Just Be You…

♥Roda

 

 

 

 

The Anticipation…

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I love orchids, but no matter how hard I try, research and prepare, I have never had a successful rebloom, EVER…until this year.   And guess what? I had NO expectations.  For once, I did absolutely nothing.

 

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One day, I noticed a delicate, yet strong, shoot coming from the base of the leaves.  I could not believe it!  Since that moment, I have patiently waited for buds to swell, crack open and begin to unfold.

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I have learned so much from this beautiful plant…

Patience

No Expectation

Trust

I am always amazed at the lessons Mother Nature is willing to teach us, if we just take the time to listen…

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Love Yourself…Embrace Yourself…Just Be You…

Roda

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The Gift of Gratitude: Trees

Today celebrates Day 7 of my 31 Days of Gratitude.  Trees are one of my most favorite gifts of Mother Earth.  They hold such a beautiful balance between land and sky.

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The tree is often a reminder to remain true and grounded, no matter how challenging a situation may be.  This stunning and intricate part of nature reminds me that my roots run deep and will nourish me, during times of need. I am thankful for the yearly reminder of change, as colorful hues release and blanket Mother Earth.  Most importantly, the tree teaches me to always…GROW!

Love Yourself…Embrace Yourself…Just Be You…

♥Roda