This and That about March

Posted Mar 24 2013 in , , , , ,

As March draws to a close, I’m going to reflect a little about the third month of the year. Where I live in Florida, March can be filled with Azalea blooms around every corner. Here are some in my back yard. What flowers bloom in March where you live? When I was a kid March […]

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Ides of March

Posted Mar 15 2013 in , , ,

Today is the Ides of March. In these times it is known as the day Julius Caesar was murdered. The expression “Beware of the Ides of March” carries an ominous tone today, but in the Roman calendar it merely meant the middle of the month. Every month had an ides. In Roman times, March was […]

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February

Posted Feb 25 2012 in , , , , , , , ,

   The month of February is almost gone for 2012. I’d like to reflect on this shortest month of the year. Although short, it is jam-packed with happenings. The month starts out with Ground Hog’s Day. Here you can see what happened on Ground Hog’s Day this year in Pennsylvania.  Of course most of us […]

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