― Earlier this week, the temps dropped a bit and it was rainy. ∙ Of course, that did not stop any of my feathered friends from visiting. ∙ I love watching them in the rain from the comfort of my office window. They are all ruffled and disheveled but I have yet to capture some good photos of how the water beads upon their body. ∙ My little redbud tree outside my window has this one solitary leaf still clinging to life. ∙ Unwilling to give up its place within the [...].