In summer, nature is beautiful and fruitful. It bursts into bloom and peaks its activity, which allows animals and most of the plants to breed and reproduce. The season lasts for more than three months in June, July, August and September. In the countries of the Southern Hemisphere the period starts in December and continues till […]
Spring is the season of new beginnings. Fresh buds bloom, animals awaken and the earth seems to come to life again. Farmers and gardeners plant their seeds and temperatures slowly rise. The timing of these changes varies depending upon location. What most people call spring relies on the astronomical definition of the word. Spring is generally […]
“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire, it is the time for home.” ― Edith Sitwell. I agree entirely.
Autumn sparks a riot of activity. Days and nights may still be mild but the creeping chill and blustering winds that strip the colourful dry leaves from trees increase the sense of urgency for winter preparations. Foraging and feeding become a focus for birds and mammals. Animals, including birds and flying insects such as butterflies not […]