- Our currents and cherries have ripened and have been picked off by the birds.
- There are school buses on the roads in some districts, and in others, teachers are heading back to set up their classrooms and prepare lessons.
- There is a bit of color showing on some of the shrubs and trees.
- The baby robins have fledged and it's difficult to tell them apart from the adult birds.
Friday, August 6, 2010
Heading for a Fall
I received an invitation to a party on Saturday. My friend is calling it the "End of Summer" party. No! It can't be. It's only the first week of August. I refuse to consider that this glorious season is coming to a close. But, as I look around, I'm seeing evidence that supports this statement.
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