Pic of the Week 2021 #9 Theme: Spring is in the Air

Spring is definitely around the corner in northern Italy. The early spring flowers show off their colors and compete with each other as to who is the most fragrant. From left to right; Snowdrop flower, Primrose, Crocus.

La primavera è decisamente dietro l’angolo nel nord Italia. I fiori di inizio primavera mostrano i loro colori e competono tra loro su chi è il più profumato. Da sinistra a destra; Fiore di bucaneve, primula, croco.

The wild boars dug up my lawn in search of roots and corms. I only wish they would have plowed my vegetable garden instead. It would have saved me a lot of work. Here’s a shot of what they’re capable of doing with their snouts.

I cinghiali hanno scavato il mio prato in cerca di radici e bulbi. Vorrei solo che avessero arato il mio orto, invece. Mi avrebbe risparmiato molto lavoro. Ecco un foto di quello che sono in grado di fare con il loro muso.

Author: eleanorannpeterson

As a child, I spent my summer holidays by the swamp catching tadpoles and other creepy critters or running after wild animals. I wanted to become a veterinarian when I grew up. But destiny turned my life around - I moved to Italy, where I obtained my BS in Environmental Sciences and Territorial Management. When not working in our family-run business, I write, read, play with clay, doodle, and go on scavenger hunts in the woods, followed by my six cats.

7 thoughts

    1. I’ll fix it before I cut the grass. The boars are aerating my lawn for me. I always see the bright side of things.

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