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Spring: In Pictures

Updated on January 13, 2014

The Best of Spring Through a Series of Photos

If you're wanting to see Spring in all it's glory, represented by some of the best Spring photos on the web, then you've reached the right place! :)

When you think of it, Spring is actually a really bizarre season for weather. It's not quite the warmth that we (are meant to!) experience over here in the UK in the summer - but it's also (not meant to be!) not as cold as the winter!

Throughout the course of my life, I can't think of one person that has ever answered 'Spring' when asked 'What is their favourite season?'. Perhaps it's different in other countries than the UK, for the obvious variations in temperate and climates. Maybe you can share your views in the guest book below later.

But for now, I want to demonstrate just why I think that in actual fact, Spring should be a serious contender for one of the best seasons of the year through a series of AMAZING photos that I've found across the web that I really think epitomises Spring!

Disclaimer: Remember I am writing this from the UK - so my view of Spring could be completely different to your own!!! ;)

Photo courtesy of Wildcat Dunny

Before we start... - I want to hear your views!

I want you to answer me this simple question. And only this simple question... (I want to know how many I've got to try and convince that it's really not that bad!)

How do you feel about Spring?

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Spring Lambs - Lambing in Spring

Spring Lambs
Spring Lambs

Photo courtesy of HJSP8

The first thing that pops into my head regarding Spring, is Lambing Season!!

As soon as you see one of these cute little critters make their little bleating noises, you know Winter has well and truly passed!

Easter - Chocolate Eggs!

Easter Eggs
Easter Eggs

Photo courtesy of garryknight

To all those chocolate lovers out there - BOOM! Easter is on it's way! The short holiday where you are ALLOWED to ditch your diets and eat up loads of chocolate!

Could days get any better?!?! (Hmm.. maybe that's another Squidoo page idea right there..!!)

End of Football Season - Bad or Good thing!?

End of Football Season
End of Football Season

Photo courtesy of JonCandy

Towards the end of Spring comes the dreaded time for all football fans.. the end of the season! Yeh, that's right... 2 whole months without any football to talk about!! Crazy!!

Anyway, the end of the season decides who gets relegated or who gets promoted! So depending on who you support - this could be a good or bad thing!

For me personally, I support Sheffield Wednesday. Unfortunately, this is often a bad thing for us!!

Dog Walking - Spring Activity!

Spring Dog Walking
Spring Dog Walking

Photo courtesy of bobmarley753

I'll throw it right out there, I don't actually own a dog. But if I did, I'd love to join the many dog walkers who make the most of the changing of temperature and enjoying some of the best landscape the UK has to offer!

Longer Days! - Beautiful Spring Sunrises

Spring Sunrise
Spring Sunrise

Photo courtesy of Duncan

Spring signifies much longer and lighter days for us in the UK, meaning the end to leaving the house in the dark - and coming home in the dark!

It's time to make the most out of the day light and enjoy what the UK has to offer!

Spring Nature - Picteresque Views!

Spring Nature
Spring Nature

Photo courtesy of naturesdawn

As the trees start to grow their leaves again, the flowers start to bloom - there's not a better time in the Gregorian calendar to appreciate nature in it's fullest beauty!

Spring Cleaning - The Least Fun Aspect of Spring!

Spring Cleaning
Spring Cleaning

Photo courtesy of eyeliam

They call it the 'Spring Clean'. It's the time of the year when people are meant to have a big clear out and tidy up of their rooms/houses etc!

Personally, I'm tidy all of the time (yeh right!) but I know many people swear by this significant annual clean!

More Daylight Hours - But Lose An Hours Sleep!

Lose An Hours Sleep
Lose An Hours Sleep

Photo courtesy of Watt_Dabney

With the increase of daylight hours in everyone's lives... there comes a downside! You lose an hour's sleep! D'oh!

I'll admit, I ALWAYS get stung by this - it seems to just take my by surprise every year!

Well... not this year!! I'm going to ease into it and go to bed slightly earlier each day the week before so my body will naturally adapt!

Having said that, I won't manage it... I'm too addicted to Squidoo for that! But it was a nice thought all the same!

Spring Sunshine - Possibly....

Spring Sunshine
Spring Sunshine

Photo courtesy of LeeStewie

The sooner we get through Spring, the more chance their is of UK Sunshine! Ok, I know it's a slim chance that we will have a prolonged period of sun - but how can you get through life without some kind of optimism!?

Shorts and Tshirts Are Back! - Possibly...

Spring Clothes
Spring Clothes

Photo courtesy of astragony

Strongly linked to the point above, Spring can often lead to my much preferred time of year - t shirt and short weather! Wohoooo!!

If you've been to the UK before though... you'll know this doesn't really happen too often - so please forgive my excitement at the prospect!

Is Spring the Best Season? - Your Views are the Key!

Now you've seen my view of some of the best features of Spring - it's time to find out what your feelings are towards Spring! Is it the best season? Or do you prefer one of the others?! LET'S DEBATE!!

Is Spring the Best Season?

Useful Links

These may (or may not!) be useful to you, but what the devil, I thought I'd put them on here anyway!

Would love to hear from you as to your thoughts on Spring - how different is Spring to you than the one I described in the photos above? Is it your favourite season?

Maybe you just want to share some thoughts on this page. Either way, any comments would be warmly received :)

What Are Your Views on Spring? - Guestbook

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    • OhMe profile image

      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      5 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Actually, I have a bad case of Spring Fever and am really looking forward to seeing and smelling all the bloomers

    • Sylvestermouse profile image

      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 

      5 years ago from United States

      A beautiful selection of spring photos!

    • Faye Rutledge profile image

      Faye Rutledge 

      5 years ago from Concord VA

      I am ready for Spring and the warmer weather! :)

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