These Flowering Quince blossoms at the Royal Botanical Gardens Conservatory really brightened my day and reminded me that spring is finally here! Submitted by Lois McNaught.
Eye on the Area
“Just outside of Glanbrook, I noticed something in the snow”, writes William Almas. “I was surprised to see this hawk looking back!”
The beauty of winter is all around us, especially on nearby country roads. Submitted by Elaine (Zammit) Duguay.
“One Horned Lark seems oblivious to the other two who are engaged in a dispute”, writes Kathy Ward. “This is our first time seeing these beautiful birds in rural St. Catharines”.
“My hubby just finished cleaning my work shoes and was drying them by our patio doors”, writes Diannia Shepherd. “Our cat Sammy hopped in the shoes and was just gazing out the window as he loves to watch the birds at the feeders”.
Nelly Van Bergeyk wanted to share a photo she took from the Grimsby beach pier. “I thought it was a pretty cool (no pun intended) perspective of the beach this winter”.
It’s been cold for so long, Cargo is doubtful whether spring will come back. Submitted by The Fiorillo Family.
Here is 13 year old Matthew Starr, with his little cousins, Scarlette Hellings and Lilian Hellings, building their Great Canadian Snow Sphinx in Hamilton. Submitted by Damin Starr.
Fort Erie resident Michael Clarkson got tired of waiting for spring, so he went outside in his swim trunks and read a magazine on his icy hammock. After a few minutes, his red, frozen toes convinced him to go back inside. Photo by Jennifer Clarkson.
Susan Wikkerink was able to take this shot of the always beautiful and majestic Bald Eagle on the banks of the Grand River in Caledonia.